Canvas Resources

Canvas for Students

Canvas Login

Login to using your Atlas credentials. Only students in the pilot can currently access Canvas. All other students can access it in May 2018.




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Canvas Support

By Phone: Help: 407-582-5600
Click the button below to find out the multiple ways you can access Canvas Help.




Canvas Help Options

Canvas Guides

Use the Student Guides to find resources, how-to’s, and videos for using Canvas.





Canvas Guides

Canvas 101


New to Canvas? Learn how to log in, navigate, setup notifications, submit assignments, check your grades, & communicate with your instructors.





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Canvas Mobile Apps




Frequently Asked Questions

Below you will find several FAQs for students using Canvas. Find more here.

When will I start using Canvas at Valencia?

Starting May 2018, all Valencia courses will use Canvas. A small pilot of courses will have access to Canvas prior in Fall 2017.

What is Canvas?

Canvas is a Learning Management System (LMS) that Valencia has chosen to replace Blackboard Learn. Canvas can be used for orientations, classes, and training.

Why do we use Canvas?

Canvas is used to simplify teaching and learning by connecting all the digital tools in one place. You can use it to view course syllabi and documents, take quizzes, turn in assignments, communicate, collaborate, and check grades. Watch this video to learn more.

What do I do if my password isn’t working for Canvas?

Reset your Atlas password by visiting and selecting Forgot Password. For additional login help, click the Login Issues link on the Atlas homepage. Please Note: Currently only those students involved in a small pilot of Canvas have access (everyone else will in May 2018.

What browsers will work with Canvas?

Use the latest versions of Google Chrome, Firefox, and Safari (Internet Explorer tends to be less effective).Install multiple browsers on your computer so that you can switch over if something doesn’t work. Many times, this can solve simple issues.

How do I setup my notification preferences in Canvas?

Default notification preferences are setup for you, but these can be adjusted. Visit here for more information. It’s recommended to keep your Valencia email address because all official notifications will be sent to it.