Help for Faculty

WPI Help Contact

Contact to e-mail the Academic Technology Center (business hours M-F, 8:00am-7:00pm).

How to Get on Canvas

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What about myWPI course content?

Access to myWPI is no longer available. Please reach out to the ATC at to request files to be retrieved from the myWPI archives and moved into Canvas.

If you already have archived materials from myWPI, here’s how to get them into Canvas.

Short-cuts and Quick Reference Guides

Canvas Instructor Cheat Sheet

Start of the term checklist

Canvas Tutorials & How-To Videos

From Blackboard to Canvas – Glossary of Terms

How to move your stuff from Blackboard to Canvas

Plagiarism Detection

VeriCite documentation videos – YouTube playlist with short 1-2 minute videos on using VeriCite Plagiarism detection in Canvas

VeriCite written documentation – Canvas integration from VeriCite’s web site

Self-Help or Off-Hours Help

Help is always available 24/7 from Canvas technical support.  Log into and click on the Help button in the left hand menu. You may live chat (with real humans!), call, or email Canvas.

Search through the Canvas Guides for an answer to your question.

-> Got a question you couldn’t Google or find in the Canvas Guide?  Ask a Canvas expert in the Canvas Community message boards.

Want to work on your own time? Enroll in our self-paced course: Orientation to Canvas

Instructor Help videos – Instructional videos by Canvas (organized by topic)