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CUClickers - Set up iClicker Cloud for Instructors

Use this tutorial to set up an Instructor Account in iClicker Cloud. For assistance with setting up iClicker cloud, contact oithelp@colorado.edu to schedule a consultation, or attend a training.

Please note: For best results, use a Chrome browser while going through the following steps

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Create a course in iClicker cloud using your CU Boulder course name. It is helpful to include your name and the semester when creating your course. We recommend putting the course code in the Course ID field.

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Click the three-dot menu icon next to the title of your course, and choose View Course Online.

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Click the settings button on the left, and go to Devices. Choose whether you want to permit mobile polling or not. Be sure to check the wifi rating and frequency code for your room!

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Make sure to check Students must be invited to this course under the Enrollment heading, and fill out your course title, code, section, and meeting days/times.

Be sure to follow steps 7-13 for setting up your roster/grade sync integration with Canvas

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Click the Integrations tab, and click Connect to Canvas.

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Choose CU Canvas, and click Connect.

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Click Go to Canvas to enable permissions.

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Click Authorize.

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Choose your Canvas course from the list

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If there is a section choose your section, or if sections meet simultaneously, choose the appropriate sections.

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Click Sync Roster Now. iClicker will automatically enroll your Canvas students into your iClicker class. You will get a warning for students that have not created an iClicker account.

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Finally, choose how you want your grades to appear in Canvas, and click Save.

  • Note: Keep in mind that students can see their grades in their iClicker accounts, so you do not need to publish every grade as an individual item in Canvas.