VU Canvas Student Guide

Welcome to the VU Canvas Student Guide!

This Student Guide provides you with all the information you need to be able to use Canvas in the best possible way. As you can see in the navigation bar, this Student Guide is divided in three parts:

  1. Getting Started with Canvas: information regarding logging in, mobile, browsers, your dashboard and your personal profile and settings.
  2. Canvas Fundamentals: information regarding the Canvas functionalities you will be using the most.
  3. Help & FAQs: FAQs and where to go for help.

To get a quick overview of Canvas take a look at this video.


To hear what other students and a teacher from the VU Amsterdam think about Canvas, check out the video below:


Running into trouble? This link will take you straight to the FAQs!


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