Faculty Resources 

This page is a brief guide to getting started with Canvas at Tulane.

For a complete set of online modules designed to help faculty and support staff learn how to use Canvas at their own pace, please review the Canvas Faculty Tour.



Getting Started with Canvas
Moving Content from Blackboard to Canvas

Blackboard users can migrate content with the Export package tool. The ZIP file can be easily imported into a Canvas course, thereby eliminating the need to develop your Canvas courses from ground zero.

Teaching with Canvas this semester? Be sure to inform your students. [Sample Message]

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Reference Guides

Click a link below to access the reference guide:

  • Getting to Know Canvas/Intro Handbook [PDF]
  • Course Setup Checklist [PDF]
  • Instructor Guide [Web]
  • Instructor Guide [PDF]
Sign-up for Training
Check the schedule for the next Canvas workshop and register to attend. [training.tulane.edu]. If there is a specific-topic you would like to see offered or need a 1:1 or group session, please email courses@tulane.edu with your details.
Contact Support
Just can’t find what you are looking for? We are here to help. Please visit support.tulane.edu to chat real-time with an agent or input a support request with your details. You can also phone 504-862-8888.