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Login Help (Instructor Help)

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To authenticate, use your UofI email address (ending with uidaho.edu). If you have more than one UofI email address--regardless of which one has been used to authenticate into Canvas--you will see both classes you teach (if you teach) and classes you are taking as a student.

DUO, a Multi-Factor Authentication System used by the University of Idaho, is required during the Canvas login process.

Visit Account Management to change your password. Review the process to Reset Your UofI Account Password. After changing your password, it takes at least 5 minutes and can be up to 10 minutes before the new password fully works.

Canvas uses your Preferred Email Address to send notifications to. How to change your Preferred Email Address.

Confirm that your computer setup complies with Canvas' browser and computer requirements
Always use the most current version of your preferred browser to avoid running into problems. Follow the link above to learn more--including how to handle issues with Safari.

If needed, contact the appropriate group listed below for login assistance.

Faculty/Staff Assistance
Technology Solutions Partners (TSP)
Locate your TSP

Student Assistance
OIT Student Technology Center
(208) 885-HELP

Authentication Requirements
The University of Idaho requires an active UofI computer account and DUO to access the Canvas server. Consider using the free version of Canvas if you wish to have non-UofI individuals to participate in a Canvas course.