Canvas Guides (en)Canvas Parent iOS Guide All UsersHow do I set alerts for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

How do I set alerts for a student in the Canvas Parent app on my iOS device?

You can set student alerts based on specific criteria. Alerts are sent to the Alerts page.

Note: Once the Course Announcements alert has been enabled, any announcements created thereafter will display in the Alerts tab.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In the Dashboard, tap the Settings icon.

Open Student

Open Student

Tap the name of a student.

Set Alerts

Set Alerts

To enable a toggle alert [1], tap the toggle so it shifts to the right.

You can also be notified of alerts when an assignment is above or below a certain percentage. To enter the percentage, tap the numbers next to the assignment criteria [2] and enter a percentage.

If necessary, you can disable the alert at a later time by re-opening the alert and clearing the percentage.