Canvas Guides (en)Mobile Guides - Polls for CanvasPolls for Canvas Android Guide Instructors OnlyHow do I log in to the Polls app as an instructor on my Android device?

How do I log in to the Polls app as an instructor on my Android device?

Before logging into the Polls app, make sure you have downloaded the app from the Play Store. You will need to know your institution's URL to access Canvas on your Android device.

Open Polls App

Open Polls App

Open your Android device and tap the Polls for Canvas icon.

Open Search Field

Open Search Field

Tap the Find my school button.

Find Institution

Find Institution

Enter the name of your institution [1]. You can also enter the name of a school district. When the full name appears in the search list, tap the name [2].

Locate Canvas URL

Locate Canvas URL

If the name of your institution does not appear in the search list, you may need to locate your Canvas account by entering a Canvas URL. If you don't know your Canvas URL, tap the Tap here for help link at the end of the search results.

Enter Canvas URL

If you know your institution's Canvas URL, enter the URL in the search field [1]. Then tap the Next button [2].

Log in to Canvas

Log in to Canvas

After you've located an account, you can view the Canvas URL at the top of the screen [1]. Enter your email [2] and password [3]. Tap the Log In button [4].

If you don't know your password, tap the Forgot Password? link [5].

Note: If your institution has customized the mobile login screen, this option may not appear.

View Dashboard

View Dashboard

View the Dashboard for your account.

Once you've logged in, learn how to use the Polls app.