Canvas

  • Introduction to Canvas

    You must know how to use Canvas.  Be aware, you will not be able access Canvas until you have set up an active LoperMail account.

    Canvas allows you to:

    • Access course syllabi
    • View materials needed for the course (books, art supplies, iPad etc)
    • Communicate with your professor and fellow classmates
    • Find and submit assignments
    • Take tests and quizzes
    • Participate in group and class discussions

    Note: Not all classes will use Canvas and those that do may not use every function.

              Online Classes: All online courses are run Canvas.

              Blended Classes: A mix of online and traditional, blended classes will take place primarily online but will also have a handful of traditional class meetings.

  • Getting Started

    You can find the link to Canvas at the bottom of the UNK website homepage (unk.edu) as well as in your MyBLUE under the "tools" tab.
    Log into CANVAS using your username which is everything before the @ symbol in your LoperMail email address. Example, louloper2@lopers.unk.edu - username is "louloper2". Your password is the same as MyBLUE and LoperMail.
    You will not be able to log in to your CANVAS until you have been assigned a UNK LoperMail email address.