Canvas is MIT’s modern, easy-to-use Learning Management System (LMS) that brings instructors, students, and course content together in one place. It’s cloud-based, so you can access all of your courses in real-time from anywhere, on any Internet-connected device.

Who Can Use It

Faculty, staff, and students.

How to Get Access

To login to Canvas:

  1. Go to
  2. Select one of the following and follow the on-screen instructions to login:
    • MIT Students, Faculty and Staff
    • MIT Alumni
    • MIT Partners and Affiliates

How to Get Support


Instructure provides 24/7 end-user support as part of MIT’s Enterprise license to faculty, staff, and teaching assistants by phone or chat.

You can also search the Canvas Guides to learn about the following:

If you have questions about using Canvas and its features, you can get help by using the Help menu in the Global Navigation Menu:​
Click Help in the Global Navigation Menu

MIT Sloan Teaching & Learning Technologies

Submit a support request for any questions related to Sloan-specific tools, including:

Canvas Access and Enrollments

See How to Manage Your Roster in Canvas for more information and support resources.

Note: If you have any questions about your Study.Net Course Pack or if it is NOT loading in your Canvas course, contact Study.Net’s Customer Service team.