Canvas - Profile Pictures

Last Updated: 05/15/2019

In Canvas, your campus Buff OneCard photo appears as your profile picture. Although Canvas allows you to change your profile picture, please note that it will be replaced each morning with your Buff OneCard photo. Please note: Buff OneCard photos are not uploaded for instructors or TAs.

This page answers some frequently asked questions about profile pictures in Canvas.

I changed my profile picture in Canvas, but the next morning it changed back. Why?

How do I set my Canvas profile picture as a TA or instructor?

Why aren’t Buff OneCard photos uploaded for instructors or TAs?

Who can see my profile picture in Canvas?

What if I don’t want others to see my picture in Canvas?

How do I get a Buff OneCard so my photo appears in Canvas?

Why isn’t my or my student's Buff OneCard photo appearing in Canvas?