Calendar tool in Canvas creates calendars for each of your courses to show
events and assignments for each course.
- Log into Canvas.
- Select Calendar
from the top menu bar.
calendar shows events and assignments for all of your courses, as well as events
on your personal calendar.
- Click on a course
name to change whether that course's calendar is visible on your composite
two ways you can add events or assignments to the calendar.
- Click the gear
icon to the right of a course calendar name to add an event or an
assignment to that course calendar.
- Click any date on
the calendar to add an event or assignment for that date.
box will appear.
- Enter the title
of the event or assignment.
- Select the date
and time of the event or assignment.
- Select the
calendar to which the event or assignment will be added.
- Select more
options to add a description of the event or assignment using the Rich
Content Editor tool.
create an event or assignment, it will automatically appear on the course’s
You can also use the Calendar to schedule appointments with your students. Click here to learn how to use the Scheduler tool.