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Canvas Access in the UW Flexible Option
How to access the proper instance of Canvas as a UW Flexible Option student.
If you are registered in:
From the dropdown menu, select your institution
Use these login credentials
UW – Milwaukee
UWM E-Panther ID
Same as your UWM email and password
UW - Parkside
Same as your UWPKS email and password
i. Log out of Canvas.
ii. Close all browser tabs / windows and navigate back to uws.instructure.com. Again, be sure to uncheck the “Remember my selection for this session” box.
iii. You can also try clearing your browser’s cache. Please contact us if you need assistance.
iv. You may want to try using a different browser if your coursework is time sensitive.
v. If you continue to experience issues, please follow up with technical support here
Timing of Access to Courses in Canvas (UWM)
Access to your courses in Canvas is automated based on when you register for courses (and provided that your subscription period has started). Below is a timeline of when you can expect to have Canvas access to your courses upon registering. If you register for a course after your subscription period begins, it’s important to note when you will be able to access the course in Canvas.