Welcome to Canvas

The “Welcome to Canvas” course within Canvas includes a library of training videos and tutorials. Gain access to the course when you request a Demo Course. Demo courses allow you to explore Canvas and try out system features.

Canvas Videos for Faculty

Get a quick look at Canvas with the Canvas Overview video. Then, start learning the basics of Canvas by watching the First Look and Course Basics videos below.

Canvas Guides for Faculty

Videos of WashU Canvas Demonstrations

Watch one of the following videos of a live Canvas demo. In each video, our instructional support specialists present a general overview of Canvas and answer questions from WashU faculty and staff. Demos were held in October 2018 on the Danforth Campus.

  • Oct. 9, 2018 Demo: Danforth Campus, Knight Hall, Emerson Auditorium
  • Oct. 10, 2018 Demo: Danforth Campus, Hillman Hall, Clark-Fox Forum
    Note: Recording started before the presentation began. If the video doesn’t start with the presenter at the podium, advance to the 17:00 minute mark.

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