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Compton College / Academic Programs / Distance Education / Canvas Support Page


Welcome to our Canvas Support Page! Here you can find information on common questions you may have about Canvas.


Logging Into Canvas

Below is a video on how to log into Canvas.


Student Canvas Resources

Start Here: Canvas Student Tour, Canvas Overview, and Dashboard Overview

General Items

Assignments Overview Assignment Submissions Calender Settings
Collaborations in Canvas Canvas Conversations (Messages) Canvas Studio
Course Invitations Discussions Feedback
Grades Groups Quizzes
Setting Up Notifications User Settings and Profile Picture

Instructor Canvas Resources

Start Here: Instructor Canvas Overview and Commons Overview

General Items

Announcements Assignments Calendar
Canvas Chat Collaborations Course Analytics
Course HomePage Course Settings Discussions
Files Gradebook Groups
Modules Pages People
Quizzes/Surveys Rubrics SpeedGrader



You can email use at Distance_Ed@compton.edu for assistance

Canvas Live 24/7 Chat Support

Log-in to Canvas before trying to access the links below.

Canvas Live Chat - Instructors

Canvas Live Chat - Student


You can join our Canvas virtual support room or request an appointment. Contact us for Zoom Information: Distance_Ed@compton.edu.

Our Canvas OpenLab is open:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Friday | 10 am to 11 am
  • Wednesday, Thursday | 2 pm to 3 pm


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