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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.

Login to Canvas

Instructor Guides

UAB Specific Guides:

Getting Started

Course Building, Managing, and Settings





Archived Workshops

Canvas Basics

Canvas Advanced

Request Training

Group, one-on-one, or virtual sessions are available to faculty.

Request Training

Please follow the steps below if you need technical support after reviewing the information, guides, and FAQs 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. The below support options are available to all users from the "Help" button on the far-left global navigation menu when logged into Canvas.

      • For faculty call (833) 519-8477, for students call (855) 778-9969
      • Live Chat (suggested for quickest response)
      • Login to Canvas, click "Help" on the far-left global navigation menu and submit a Canvas support ticket
    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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