Help for Faculty

WPI Help Contact

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

How to Get on Canvas

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Short-cuts and Quick Reference Guides

Canvas Instructor Cheat Sheet

Start of the Term Checklist

Canvas Tutorials & How-To Videos


Plagiarism Detection

VeriCite written documentation – How to use VeriCite plagiarism detection in Canvas


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 a real human!), 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


What about myWPI course content?

Access to myWPI is no longer available. Please reach out to the ATC at if you have any questions.

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