All faculty and staff that work with students' records need to be FERPA Certified. FERPA certification must be fulfilled before you can gain access to your courses.
To complete your FERPA training click this link and follow the prompts.
Supported Web Browsers
Canvas supports the current and first previous major releases from these main browsers: Chrome, Firefox, and Safari. You should always use the most current version of your preferred browser. Your browser will notify you if there is a new version available.
To download Google Chrome browsers, go to http://www.google.com/chrome/
To download Firefox browser, go to http://www.firefox.com
To download Safari browser, go to http://www.apple.com/safari
Note: Some supported browsers may still produce a banner stating Your browser does not meet the minimum requirements for Canvas. If you have upgraded your browser but you are still seeing the warning banner, try logging out of Canvas and deleting your browser cookies.
For more information on web browsers, plugins, and extensions supported by Canvas, visit their official guide.
You can access your Canvas courses in the CIS portal or by using the direct URL
- Log in to the Campus Information Services (CIS) portal.
- Search for Canvas
- Select Canvas Login.
Follow the directions to create a test Canvas course.
Type the direct URL into your web browser, then log in using your University credentials.
NOTE: Bookmark the direct URL in case CIS is unavailable.