Help for Faculty

WPI Help Contact

Email to contact the Academic Technology Center (business hours M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm).

How to Get on Canvas

Log in URL:
Use your regular WPI credentials.

Short-cuts and Quick Reference Guides

On Demand and Micro Trainings

Canvas Instructor Cheat Sheet

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 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