Canvas is the University of Wolverhampton’s new Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) that is replacing WOLF and WLVglobal from the academic year 2017/18.
Canvas is used by students and staff to support learning and teaching activities, including access to online learning materials and module activities such as discussions, quizzes and assignments.
The following Canvas self-help training resources are available for students:
Additionally, please find introduction videos below for new, returning and partner/distance learning students.
The Staff Help and Guidance Course shows you all aspects of Canvas to help you create an in-depth and user-friendly course for your students. Content is broken down into four categories 'New to Canvas'; 'Intermediate'; 'Advanced'; and ''University Specific Information'.
To book an "at-elbow" session with a Digital Ambassador, please complete the Digital Ambassador Request Form.
Additionally, the following Canvas self-help training resources are available for staff:
Please contact your Faculty Academic Support Administrator, see below.
Also see the ‘How do I customize my Courses list as an instructor?’ Canvas Guide.
Consult the chart below to find out who of the following can help you with your question:
Canvas Support is available 24-7-365 via Canvas Guides, live chat, a designated UK Freephone number and an international number (charged at local rate). To access this support, log in to Canvas and click on the 'Help' button on the lower left-hand menu.
Opening times can be found on the ITS Service Desk webpage.
ASAs are responsible for Canvas course management.
|Question:||Canvas Support||ITS Service Desk||
Faculty Academic Support Administrator (ASA)
|I cannot log in to Canvas|
|I want help with using Canvas
e.g. creating a quiz, contributing to a discussion
|I am having a problem with Canvas
e.g. I cannot upload a file, I cannot submit work
|I want to know who to contact about Canvas course management
e.g. creating, copying and archiving Canvas courses, adding/removing staff from Canvas courses
|I want to request something new in Canvas
e.g. Canvas App/LTI
For other questions, please contact the Canvas Project Team and we will respond as soon as possible.
Please contact your Faculty Academic Support Administrator for Canvas course management, including locating, accessing, creating, copying and archiving Canvas course/s.
Faculty of Arts Canvas Administration:
Faculty of Education, Health and Wellbeing Academic Offices:
Faculty of Social Sciences Canvas Administration:
Faculty of Science and Engineering Canvas Administration: