How do I add an additional email address in Canvas?

You can add additional email addresses that your classmates can use to contact you. To enable additional contact methods, please edit your profile.

Open Settings

Open Settings

In the Help Corner, click the Settings link.

Add Email Address

Add Email Address

Click the Add Email Address link.

Register Communication

Register Communication

Type in the email address you want to add in the text field [1]. When you are finished, click Register Email [2].

Confirm Email Address

Confirm Email Address

Open your email account you just added. Click the link that is in the email to finish registering the additional email address.

View Email Addresses

View Email Addresses

The email address you added will show up under the Ways to Contact sidebar under Email Addresses. To delete an email address, click the Trash icon.

Note: If the email address is italicized and gray, that means that you have not finished registering it. You will know the email address is registered when it turns into a blue link.

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