Roy Chao, Author at Canvas
Skip to main content

Canvas Release Notes (2021-8-21)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (August 21): Online attendance can be set and viewed based on specific user criteria set at the account … Read More

New Brunswick First-Year Students – Fall 2021

This announcement applies to First-Year Students for the following New Brunswick schools: School of Arts and Sciences School of Environmental and Biological Sciences School of Engineering Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy Rutgers Business School School of Nursing Please disregard any Fall 2021 course sites in Canvas and wait for your schedule to be released on … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-6-19)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (June 19): The Embedded Release Notes feature allows default release information to be viewed directly in Canvas. The … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-5-15)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (May 15): Institutions can set a course ID as a course template for all new courses created in … Read More

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Student Vaccination Requirement:  In support of Rutgers’ commitment to health and safety for all members of its community, the University will be updating its Immunization Requirements for Students to include the COVID-19 vaccine. (Read Policy 10.3.14 Interim COVID-19 Immunization Record Requirement for Students). This health policy update means that, with limited exceptions, all students planning to attend … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-4-17)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (April 17): Course Availability Date Enhancements from March 2021 now enforced For institutions using New Quizzes, the New … Read More

Issues accessing Rutgers Canvas

Rutgers Canvas users are experiencing page errors when attempting to access Canvas. Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, first reported issues at 8:48 AM EST. As of 10:17 AM EST – A fix has been implemented and Instructure is monitoring the results. Please check Canvas Status for updates.

Canvas Release Notes (2021-3-20)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (March 20): Students can use their webcam to submit File Upload assignments. In SpeedGrader, instructors can reassign an … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2021-2-20)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (February 20), LaTeX equations can be entered in any Canvas text field, and MathJax is loaded if Canvas … Read More

Canvas Release: Mirror Sites

​Rutgers Canvas is pleased to announce the integration of Canvas Mirror Sites, available as an application in RU Faculty Tools. Mirror Sites allow faculty and staff to create a separate course site and mirror an active student roster. When students add or drop a course during the semester, their enrollment will be updated in both … Read More