How do I sign up for Canvas as an Instructor?
The free Canvas account is for instructors who are not already using Canvas through their institution. If your institution is using Canvas, contact your administrator for account details. If your institution is not using Canvas, follow the steps below to create an account.
Go to canvas.instructure.com
Enter the Canvas registration URL (canvas.instructure.com) into your browser.
Click to Register
Click the Need a Canvas Account? Click Here, It's Free! link.
Enter Contact Information
Welcome to Canvas!
Complete Registration Process
Register For An Instructor Account
To complete the registration process fill out the following fields:
- Verify your email in the login field.
- Set your password by typing in the password field.
- Set your timezone by selecting the time zone drop-down menu.
- To receive information from Instructure click on the I want to receive information, news and tips from Instructure checkbox.
- Click the Register button. You will be redirected to the canvas.instructure.com login page.