All students (excluding some international) login to the student portal, Clever, to reach Canvas. Follow the steps below to access Canvas. Here is an additional article with steps.

1. Go to the Clever page:

        Tip: Bookmark this link in your browser for quick access. 

2. Click Log in with Google.

3. Enter your student email address. 

  • It should be this format: 
  • It is important to include the

4. Enter the password.

  • If you do not know your password, you will need to submit a ticket to the help desk (or contact your Learning Success Coach if you have one). Using Forgot Password will not work.
  • Email a ticket to or go login to the help desk site at
  • You may be prompted to accept the Google terms. Read through and click accept.

5. After successfully logging into Clever, you should see the page below. Click the Canvas icon to launch Canvas.

6. That's it! You should be inside Canvas now.

  • If you are routed back to the Google page displaying your student email, just click the student email and it should open Canvas.
  • Here is an additional article with steps.
  • If you still have trouble, please reach out to the help desk.