Acknowledge and access the Student Handbook, a vital companion to your time at Darul Qasim, packed with valuable information

Access our growing list of frequently asked questions regarding our Canvas LMS, our MyQuest Student Information System, among other topics

What's New

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Library How-to Workshop

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Google Sign-In & Mail

Your Darul Qasim email account is a full-fledged G-Mail account. All academic correspondence is sent to your Darul Qasim account. Please check it frequently to stay on top of things.

Furthermore, your Canvas access is through your Darul Qasim credentials.

If you have multiple G-Mail accounts, it is a good idea to sign out of all of them. Alternatively, you can open a private or incognito window and visit


MyQuest is Darul Qasim's Student Information System, i.e., our back-end registration system. You need it to register for courses, drop courses, check your grades and pay your tuition among other things.

Important: Your MyQuest username is your Darul Qasim email address. However, we are yet to support Single Sign-On for MyQuest. As a result your MyQuest password is managed separately from your Darul Qasim account password. We hope to add MyQuest in the future to our Google-based Single Sign-On platform.


Darul Qasim uses the Canvas Learning Management System available at We support Single Sign-On for Canvas, so students can access Canvas using their Darul Qasim credentials i.e., their email address and password.

Access to Canvas opens a week before the first day of classes in any given term. All students are encouraged to take the Passport to Canvas training course that comes with their access. If you have trouble accessing Canvas, email

You are also encouraged to visit the Darul Qasim FAQ at to access FAQs related to Canvas, among other things.

One-Minute Tutorials

How do I check my E-mail?

How do I access Canvas?

Why am I not getting email notifications?

Check out answers to these questions and more in a

series of one-minute video tutorials *.

* All students should have access to the Passport to Canvas training course. The tutorials on this wiki are just a way to get you using Canvas quickly. Please follow the training course for a more detailed treatment.

Known Issues

As a service to our student community, we publish any critical issues that are currently being worked on by our IT team. Check our Known Issues page frequently to get the latest updates.

Help us help you!

If you discover any bugs or bad behavior while using Canvas, report them from within the Canvas app by clicking Help in the left-hand navigation and choosing Report a problem. If you run into issues with MyQuest, send an email with as much detail as possible to

Useful Links

Timetable Fall class schedules

Academic Calendar Important dates

Book List Official book list broken down by program

Office of the Registrar Access course-related forms and useful contact information

Safety Committee COVID-19 resource, policies and documents