How do I set a profile picture in the Student app on my iOS device?
If your institution allows profile pictures, you can add a profile picture in the Student app.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
- Changing your profile picture in the app will also change the profile picture in your browser version of Canvas.
- If you cannot add a profile picture, your institution has restricted this feature.
Open User Menu
On the Dashboard, tap the Menu icon.
Tap Profile Picture
Tap your profile picture.
Choose Photo Type
To take a new photo, tap the Take Photo link . To choose a photo from your device, tap the Choose Photo link .
To take a photo, tap the Camera button.
If you want to re-take the photo, tap the Retake link . Otherwise tap the Use Photo link .
To choose a photo, locate the photo on your device.
Move and Scale
Move and scale your photo so it fits within the picture parameters . Then tap the Choose link .