Canvas for Instructors

Our online learning platform is Canvas LMS. Canvas is trusted by hundreds of higher education institutions in the United States and across the globe. Canvas presents an easy-to-use course development and management platform for instructors.

Canvas is available at

VIU faculty use the same credentials to login to the following systems:

Password Reset

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

Support Forms

Canvas Training

VIU Online provides training and certification opportunities for new starters, course facilitators and course developers. Interested? Ask about our training packages.

Canvas Guides

For Canvas faculty guides, see the following links:

Canvas Getting Started Guides
Instructor Guides
Canvas Video Guides

Please always use your VIU provided email address when requesting VIU services and communicating with VIU offices.

VIU Online Support