Canvas LMS

Canvas has replaced Blackboard as AU's Learning Management System. Canvas is where you will access all the materials related to your enrolled courses. Training sessions are available and are advertised in Alfred Today as they are scheduled.

Login to Canvas

Canvas can be found on the web at: https://alfredu.instructure.com/ or it can always be found by viewing the Quick Links in the main navigation of the MyAU website.

Homepage of the MyAU website with the quick links menu open

You will log into Canvas with your AU username & password.

Please note: the username for Canvas does not include the '@alfred.edu' portion for your email

Login to Canvas

Canvas Guides

Instructions for all Canvas tasks are available for faculty and students if you are unsure how to perform a task in canvas or you want to learn more.

Canvas Instructor Guide

Canvas Student Guide



Please use the instructions linked below to install the Canvas app on your smart phone or mobile device.

  1. Download or search for the "Canvas Student" App from your devices app store

    For Andriod
    Canvas Student on GooglePlay Store

    For iOS Apple
    Canvas Student on iOS App Store
  2. Open the App
  3. Search for "Alfred University" under Find My School
    You may need to wait a second for our school to appear.
  4. Click on Alfred University from the dropdown that appears
  5. On the login screen, login with your Alfred credentials

    Your username does not contain "@alfred.edu"

Please use the instructions linked below to install the Canvas app on your smart phone or mobile device.

  1. Download or search for the "Canvas Teacher" App from your devices app store

    For Andriod
    Canvas Teacher on GooglePlay Store

    For iOS Apple
    Canvas Teacher on iOS App Store
  2. Open the App
  3. Search for "Alfred University" under Find My School
    You may need to wait a second for our school to appear.
  4. Click on Alfred University from the dropdown that appears
  5. On the login screen, login with your Alfred credentials

    Your username does not contain "@alfred.edu"


Still Have Questions?

ITS Helpdesk
607-871-2222
helpdesk@alfred.edu