Canvas

Canvas is a cloud-based Learning Management System that will replace D2L in the coming semesters.

Implementation Timeline

Fall Semester, 2016

Canvas sandboxes available for course development. Official version becomes available in second half of the semester.

Spring Semester, 2017

Canvas becomes available for instructors and students. D2L remains available. Use this semester to build your Fall 17 courses.

Summer Semester, 2017

Both Canvas and D2L are available for student and instructor use.

Fall Semester, 2017

Both Canvas and D2L are available for student and instructor use. This is the last semester for D2L.

Spring Semester, 2018

Canvas becomes the sole LMS for Sacramento City College

Canvas Help

24/7 Help Line

You can call 916-568-3199 to get answers to most of your Canvas questions. People at this number cannot answer questions regarding enrollment status or Los Rios account issues.

The Canvas Guides

A great resource for both faculty and students. Simply type your question or search term in the search window. The Canvas Guides

Canvas Community

Discussion boards and other peer-to-peer resources. Register to ask questions or offer advice of your own. Canvas Community

Canvas Commons

A digital library where instructors can find, import, and share resources. You can see courses that other instructors have developed and easily integrate components from those courses into your own.  Canvas Commons