Canvas - Syllabus Statement

Last Updated: 12/22/2017

Until D2L is retired at the end of spring 2019, students will have courses in both D2L and Canvas. Help students find the right learning tool by adding a statement to your syllabus. Here is some text you can use:

This semester we will be using Canvas, CU Boulder’s new learning management system. We will be using Canvas to <<fill in the blank>>.

To access Canvas, go to: Log-in using your CU login name and IdentiKey password. 

Once you log-in, click on <<course code and title>> to go into our course.

Make the most out of Canvas by:

  • Downloading the Canvas Student App to view your grades, view course materials, submit assignments, take quizzes, and more.
  • Subscribing to notifications to be reminded of due dates, receive announcements, and grades.
  • Browsing the Canvas Guides or help videos for information on how to use Canvas.

If you run into any problems, click the Help Icon within Canvas to report a problem or chat 24x7 with Canvas Support.

For additional assistance, contact the IT Service Center at or 303-735-4357.