Canvas is used by students to share information in online courses and in courses on campus.  It is NKU's Learning Management System. 

To use Canvas, go to the login page or download the Canvas mobile app.

Instructional Articles and Videos

Overview of Canvas

Upload a Profile Photo & User Settings 

Communicating with your Professor and Other Students

Submit an Assignment


View Grades


Don't forget to check out Hoonuit!

Every NKU student has instant access to thousands of video-based tutorials on hundreds of different software products. From Adobe Photoshop to Twitter to Canvas, our subscription to Hoonuit gives everyone on-demand access whether you are looking to learn a new software program or just need a two minute refresher on how to do a certain task. Click the icon to the left to go directly to their site.

(No login is required while on campus, but log in with your NKU user name and password if off campus.)