Canvas Resources

Welcome to the Dutton Institute's Canvas Resources page. Here, you can find links to helpful sites and to training materials that will assist you as you work in Canvas, the University's Learning Management System.

C3: Coffee, Cookies, and Canvas Training

Several Canvas training opportunities were offered during the Spring 2016 semester. You can view the recordings and slides from the links below. 

Recordings from C3 Training Sessions

Recordings and slides from all C3 training sessions can be found at the following links:

Assorted Canvas Resources

The following resources may be useful as you move forward using Canvas.

Learning Canvas

The Dutton Institute put together a self-guided orientation to help you learn how to use Canvas. This self-guided space will help you to set up Canvas for your first course!

Getting Help

To chat with platinum level Canvas support, just call the Canvas Support Hotline at 1-877-226-4449. To live chat with Canvas Support, click on the Help icon in Canvas and choose Chat with Canvas Support. Both options are available to Penn State faculty and staff 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

To have a Dutton Institute learning designer meet with you to help you with your courses, email Stevie Rocco at

Other Resources

For other Canvas resources, see the Penn State Canvas Information pages, and our list of resource links