Logging into Canvas for the First Time
|In order to login to Canvas, you must first be able to login to WebAdvisor. If you are a brand new student to NVC, then be sure you have reviewed the information on the
myNVC Help Page|||
Get the Canvas Phone Application
Access your Canvas courses on the go with the Canvas Student Mobile App!
The Canvas Phone App allows you to access your course content anywhere. Check your messages, get real-time announcements, and browse your assignment calendar when it's most convenient. The Canvas App is available for iPhone and for Android.
From a phone or tablet, students can now:
• View grades and course content
• Submit assignments
• Keep track of course work with to do list and calendar
• Send and receive messages
• Post to discussions
• Watch videos
• Take quizzes
• Receive push notifications for new grades and course updates
Changing Your Password in WebAdvisor
When you change your password in WebAdvisor it will affect all of your student accounts. You will use that new password to login to Canvas and Office 365. For more information on how to reset your password visit our
Frequently Asked Questions page. |||
New User's Guide
Canvas & Office365|
Distance Education Academic Support
Online Education Terminology
Canvas - The name of the course software.
Hybrid Course - A class that meets online and on campus.
Late-Start Class - A class that begins 4 to 6 weeks after the start of the regular semester.
Online Course - A class that meets entirely online with no class meetings on campus.
Short-Term Course - A class that meets for less than 18 weeks.
WebAdvisor - The website where you register for classes and view your grades.
Turnitin Contact Information
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Oakland, California 94612