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Canvas for Students: FAQs

What is Canvas?

Canvas is the new Learning Management System (LMS) for TVCC. Canvas replaced Blackboard.

Where do I log on to Canvas?

Choose the eCourses icon on the TVCC home page in the upper right part of the page.

You may also use the following link: https://ecourses.tvcc.edu/login/ldap

What is my user name?

Your user name is your Cardinal ID.

Your Cardinal ID is formatted as follows: last name-first initial of first name-three numbers--doej888

If you are unsure of your Cardinal ID, visit the Cardinal ID Dashboard.

What is my password?

Your password is the password you created with your Cardinal ID.

This password logs you into your TVCC email, wireless access at TVCC campuses, and library resources when you are off campus. .

If you are unsure of your password, visit the Cardinal ID Dashboard.

Why can't I use my old eCourses password?

Your old eCourses password was unique for the Blackboard Learning Management System.

Canvas is now the new eCourses learning management system.

What is my Cardinal ID?

Your Cardinal ID is made up of your last name, first initial of your first name, and three numbers.

Visit the Cardinal ID Dashboard to obtain your Cardinal ID.

How do I activate my Cardinal ID?

Visit the Cardinal ID Dashboard to activate your Cardinal ID.

How do I recover/change my password associated with my Cardinal ID?

Visit the Cardinal ID Dashboard to recover/change your password.

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