Canvas is our online learning management system at OCAD U for faculty, students and staff.

It allows faculty to post course outlines, assignments, engage in discussions and create an exciting learning environment for students. Students can access course materials, assignments and communicate with fellow students and faculty. Staff can access OCAD U training modules. 

How to Request This Service

Access Canvas using your regular OCAD U network logon credentials. If you are an external user, a sponsor in a management level position at OCAD U will be required to complete the following form links to external site


There is no charge to the user for this service.


All users, students, faculty and staff.


Canvas is available at all times with the exception of planned and unplanned service interruptions. Planned service interruptions are communicated in advance.


IT Services Help Desk
100 McCaul St. MCA 343
T: 416 977 6000 x 277