Access your course content anytime, anywhere.
Canvas is the learning management system Montco students use to access their online course materials. Below is information and resources to assist you with accessing and using the platform.
Canvas guides for students
Learn more on how to use popular features and functions within Canvas.
Canvas Set-up and Account Settings
Assignments and Discussions
Tests and Quizzes
Grades and Feedback
Looking for more specific information and resources? Check out the full Canvas Student Guide from Instructure.
Frequently asked questions
When will my classes move from Blackboard to Canvas? When will they be available in the new system?
All courses will be taught in Canvas beginning with the Summer 2023 semester (May 15th, 2023). Student access to Blackboard will be discontinued at this time.
Courses will be made available to students on the first day of the semester. Your instructor may choose to make a course available prior to the semester start, but they are not required to do so.
How long will I have access to Blackboard? What will happen to my old course content?
The College's current contract with Blackboard will end on June 30th, 2023. Students will continue to have access to their prior Blackboard courses through this date.
Courses delivered during the Spring 2023 semester or earlier will be retained in accordance with the College's current course archiving procedures.
How do I log-in to Canvas?
What if I do not see my course(s) on my Canvas Dashboard?
Your courses may not be visible due to one or more of the following:
- You recently registered for classes - It may take up to 24-48 hours after registration for your courses to appear on your
- The semester/session has not yet started - By default, courses will not be made available to students until the first day
of the semester/session.
- The course you are looking for is from Spring 2023 or earlier - Courses delivered on Blackboard prior to the College's transition will not be available to students in Canvas.
Have further questions or need additional assistance? Contact our IT Service Desk.