Canvas for Students

VIU Online serves undergraduate and graduate students across the globe. All on-campus courses are also available in an online format, so you can access quality education from anywhere, anytime!

Our online learning platform is Canvas LMS. Canvas is trusted by hundreds of higher education institutions in the United States and across the globe. VIU students use Canvas for accessing course material, submitting assignments, and communicating with instructors and classmates online.

Canvas is available at

Use the same credentials to login to the following systems:

How to reset a password:

  1. Go to:
  2. Fill the form and submit to receive your new password in your VIU provided email address.

For Canvas student guides, see the following links:

Canvas Getting Started Guides
Canvas Student Guides
Canvas Video Guides

Always use your VIU provided email address when communicating with VIU offices.

Contact VIU Online Support