Canvas Information

Canvas Learning Management System is administered by Avila University's Information Technology Department. Sima Tarokh, Instructional Technology Specialist, is the point of contact for:

  • Orientation of Canvas
  • Technical help
  • Uploading and migrating content

New user, small group or one-on-one training can be scheduled by contacting Sima Tarokh @ 816-501- 2484 or Self-help resources you may wish to explore include:

New Canvas User Interface Overview Video:

How to use the Dashboard in New Canvas UI:


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  • Internship or Research Guarantee
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
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