The Canvas LMS provides the digital tools and resources that instructors use in a cloud-based environment with strong mobile capabilities for students and instructors available 24/7. The Canvas Teacher app supports most course features on iOS and Android mobile devices, as does the Canvas Student app, which is also available for iOS and Android.
Please Note: For the best experience, we recommend using Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox when using Canvas.
To begin using the Canvas, just click the "Sign In" button (above). Use your SMU ID and password as your login.
Access Your Courses
Your list of available courses will be listed under the "Courses" menu in the Canvas LMS. instructors may begin to add content to any or their existing courses or may request a demo course for training purposes, content development, or testing. If you experience any login issues, please contact the IT Help Desk at 214-768-HELP (4357).