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Digital Scholarship Center: Canvas: How to Log In

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Canvas: How to Log In

To be able to do anything on Canvas, you must first know how to access canvas. This tutorial will show you how to do that properly.


  1. Open any web browser of choice and go to the page

    An of a browser with the Rowan home page open

  2. In the upper right corner, there should be a drop-down menu full of quick links

    A photo showing the quick links drop down bar.

  3. Click on “Rowan Online- Canvas” to navigate to the Canvas website

    A photo of the Rowan Online page

  4. After logging in with your Rowan username and password, the website will bring you to a page that shows your dashboard, which lists all the classes you are enrolled in for that semester. 

    A photo of the Canvas Dashboard.


In this example, you can see that this student has five classes. You will see information about the specific class by clicking on each class.


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