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Canvas at Northeast

Important Information


Canvas at Northeast has innovative features that will make your class work easier! Some of the most exciting features include a mobile app, ways to communicate with your instructor, "what-if" grades, and overall ease of use.

Below is a video that will introduce you to features within Canvas at Northeast.

How to Access Your Courses

New users

to access your Canvas at Northeast course(s), follow these steps:

  1. Go to
  2. If you have not done so already, click on the "New Users Start Here" link.
    (If you are already taking classes at Northeast, skip down to step 9 and simply log into the system.)
  3. Enter your information (first name, last name, college-wide ID, birth date)
  4. Review and accept the "Acceptable Use Procedures"
  5. Enter your information to your secret questions
  6. Enter your cell phone and/or email address
  7. Confirm the validation codes if you entered your email or cell number
  8. Create a new password
  9. You will then be directed to log back into the system with your user name and the password you just set up
  10. Once you have logged in, click the Canvas button

Returning users

to access Canvas at Northeast, follow these steps:

  1. Go to
  2. Enter your user name and password
  3. Once you have logged in, click the Canvas button

Helpful Videos

Here you will find short overview videos about some of the features in Canvas.
(Not all features are available in every course at Northeast.)

Dashboard Overview

Assignments Overview

Discussions Overview

Quizzes Overview

Grades Overview

Mobile App Overview

More Info

More information can be found in the Canvas Student Guides on the Instructure website.
Written Guides | Video guides

Have questions or need help?

If you have questions or need help with Canvas at Northeast, please contact the Northeast Service Center at, call 402-844-HELP or visit them on the Norfolk campus in the Library.