Canvas Quick Dip: Discussions

Canvas Discussions are a native tool in all Canvas courses. Instructors may create both focused and threaded Discussions.  Discussions are often used to promote student interaction and exchange of ideas, in online and hybrid courses.  Canvas Discussions can be ungraded, graded, assigned to groups, and even peer reviewed.

YouTube is now Enabled

YouTube has now been integrated in Rutgers Canvas. When you are using the Rich Content Editor to create such items as pages, announcements, and discussions, you (and your students) will be able to search for and automatically embed YouTube videos as you create your content. Users will no longer have to manually embed YouTube HTML code.

NetID CAS Login Now Available

You may now login to Canvas with your Rutgers NetID. Click on Login on the top, left-hand navigation at to access the Rutgers CAS authentication system. Users without a Rutgers NetID can still login to Canvas using the native login located at Please contact if you have any questions.

Canvas is Coming!

The Rutgers Center for Online & Hybrid Learning and Instructional Technologies is excited to announce that starting in Fall 2016 Rutgers instructors may use Canvas, a modern learning management system, to deliver their online courses. Please view the information below for details concerning the migration of your existing online course to Canvas.