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The University's New Virtual Learning Environment has arrived!



The University of Sunderland has secured help for all students at 24/7/365 capacity. This means that you can always get somebody to ask for help by clicking the Help icon at the bottom left hand side of the main blue navigation menu.

A handout guide for staff getting started with Canvas is available here: 




To help you get started with Canvas, we have written a comprehensive range of FAQ, and Canvas provide an exhaustive range of fully detailed help guides with screenshots on their website.

Canvas FAQ

Canvas Community Help Guides 



Canvas works well on mobile and tablet web browsers, but it also has its own apps which work equally well on Apple and Android devices.

The Canvas by Instructure app works is available for iOS and Android phones and tablets.

Download for Apple iOS

Download for Android (Google Play)