Help for Faculty

WPI Help Contact

Email to contact the Academic Technology Center (business hours M-F, 8:00am-5:00pm).

How to Get on Canvas

Log in URL:
Use your regular WPI credentials.

Short-cuts and Quick Reference Guides

On Demand and Micro Trainings

Start of the Term Checklist

Canvas Tutorials & How-To Videos


Plagiarism Detection

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


Self-Help or Off-Hours Help

Help is available for faculty & TA roles 24/7 from Canvas technical support.  Log into and click on the Help button in the left hand menu. You may live chat (fastest response!), call, or email Canvas.

Learn something new in 10 minutes or less! Check out the ATC’s On Demand and Micro Trainings site.

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