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Flexible Option Dual Enrollment Canvas Access

How to access the proper instances of Canvas as a dually enrolled Flexible Option student.

UW Flexible Option – Accessing Canvas Digital Learning Environment (DLE)  

1. Navigate to your student resource center on the UW Flexible Option website and select the Canvas Login button. 


 1. Navigate directly to

 2. You will then be prompted to select your course's institution from the drop-down menu.

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System Used to Enroll



Canvas Org. to Select

UW – Milwaukee

UW – Parkside

Login Credentials

UWM EPanther ID

Same as your UWM email and password


Same as your UWPKS email and password

3. If you are a dually enrolled student (or have recently been enrolled at another UW Institution) we strongly recommend that you un-check the box that says “Remember my selection for this session”

Uncheck Box

4. If you log into Canvas but do not see any of your courses/projects, keep in mind one of the following:

Canvas Login

a. If your subscription period has not yet started, no courses will be present in the Canvas learning environment. Courses will become available on the first day of your subscription period

b. It is possible that your browser settings, 3rd party password manager, or another convenience feature is automatically logging you into the wrong campus’ Canvas.

                                                               i.      Log out of Canvas.

                                                             ii.      Close all browser tabs / windows and navigate back to Again, be sure to uncheck the “Remember my selection for this session” box.

                                                           iii.      You can also try clearing your browser’s cache.

                                                           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

Keywords:Flexible, Option, Flex, Dual, Canvas, Milwaukee, Parkside, UWP, UWM   Doc ID:93274
Owner:Cory D.Group:Continuing Education, Outreach and E-Learning
Created:2019-07-19 15:08 CDTUpdated:2020-07-06 10:03 CDT
Sites:Continuing Education, Outreach and E-Learning
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