Canvas Student Resources


CANVAS Learning Management System (LMS)

Canvas is your school's Learning Management System. This is the virtual classroom platform used for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, automation and delivery of courses.

Canvas Support options (phone and live chat) are located through the Help button located on the global Canvas navigation panel when logged into Canvas.  All Canvas-related requests can be directed to Canvas Support.  Canvas Support will route issues to your school as needed or by request.

For information on how to use Canvas, please see one of the instruction guides below.


Canvas Basics Guide

View this guide for general information on some of the Canvas features.


Canvas Student Guide

If you are a student interested to know how to use Canvas for a better learning experience, please check out this student guide.


Canvas Video Guides

These video guides are available to help you learn the ins and outs of what Canvas has to offer.


Unicheck Plagiarism

Unicheck is the Canvas plagiarism reporting tool.  If you experience any issues with this tool, please refer to their Status page to see if the app is currently down.



VidGrid is an interactive video recording and video management tool adopted by Baker College to provide faculty, staff, and students with additional resources to promote learning and engagement and to promote diverse ways of knowing. VidGrid can be accessed within Canvas and provides users with tools to create and edit video content, generate closed captions and transcripts that ensure all learning content meets guidelines for accessibility. The tool is built into every Canvas course. It is suggested that this is the main recording tool for course projects and assignments. 


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