Canvas is the learning management system (LMS) used at UAB. Canvas simplifies teaching and learning by connecting the most frequently used digital tools in one place. Canvas provides a great place to create, organize, and implement course content, assignments, quizzes, discussions, files, and more.

Faculty and students can login to Canvas using their BlazerID.

Canvas Teacher Mobile App

Canvas Student Mobile App



UAB Specific Guides:

Getting Started

Course Building, Managing, and Settings




Please follow the steps below if you need technical support after reviewing the information, guides, and FAQ's above.

    1. Check Status Page

      Canvas Status Page - Check to see if there any know issues before submitting a ticket.

    2. Contact Canvas Support

      Canvas Support is available 24/7 365 days a year. Each of the below support options are also available from the Help button on the far left global navigation menu when logged into Canvas.

      • Submit a Ticket - Click 'Help' then Submit a Canvas Support Ticket
      • Live Chat (Suggested for quickest response)
      • (833) 519-8477
    3. Ask eLearning

      Users who still need help after reviewing the resources on this page and contacting Canvas technical support can request support from UAB eLearning using the link below.

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