Canvas Student Support: How to Log In

Canvas is a web-based learning management software (LMS) used by instructors to build and manage their online classes. Canvas can be accessed from Quick Links, found at the top right of the Methodist University Web site or on the left Read More …

Canvas Student Support: Technical Requirements

Technical Prerequisites Proficiency using computers running Windows (7-10) or Mac OS, particularly word processing, e-mail, and web browsing. (This includes the information found under Technical Competencies below.) Access to a personal computer (laptop/desktop), either at home, office, or school, capable Read More …

Canvas Student Support: Common Browser Issues

The following information may help you troubleshoot some of the more common browser-related problems that you may encounter while working inside of Canvas. Make sure that cookies from third parties are allowed. Third party cookies are allowed by default on Read More …

Canvas Student Support: Tutorial Videos

Being a successful online student requires knowing where to go for the information you need and activities you are to complete. The tutorials on this portion of the website are designed to help you become familiar with the Canvas environment Read More …

Canvas Student Support: 10 Tips for Online Success

Have regular, reliable access to a computer and Internet service. You should have at least one backup computer—either personal or borrowed—in the event your primary computer goes down. Additionally, you need to have a reliable way to access the Internet. Read More …

Canvas Student Support: Course Navigation

Standard Navigation Menu Options The following sections explain the parts of Methodist University’s Online Course Template and what you can expect to find in each location. Home This is the course home page. Most courses have a course landing page Read More …

Academic Support

Academic & Career Advising Academic & Career Advising – Academic and Career Advisors are students’ main points of contact for questions about course schedules and progress to degree. Students can locate advisor information by accessing the “Advising” tab on the myMU Read More …

Canvas & IT Support for Students

Canvas is the learning management system used by Methodist University faculty to manage their courses and it allows students to access course syllabi, assignments, course materials and resources, feedback and grades, and attendance. All MU courses have accompanying Canvas course sites Read More …

Academic Policies

Academic Calendar Important Fall 2021 Deadlines (16-week semester): August 24 – Last day to add or drop a class September 13 – Last day to submit “Intent to Graduate” forms for May 2022 graduation November 15 – Last day to Read More …