Canvas is the official course management system at Harvard University, supporting educational and administrative course needs. 

Help Resources


If you want a general overview of Canvas, visit LinkedIn Learning at Harvard, and login with your HarvardKey credentials.  Once you are logged in, search for the course “Learning Canvas”.  This self-paced video tutorial contains a table of contents that you can browse to find just what you’re looking for.

Request Help

For general questions, requests for help or if you would like to consult with someone from the GSD Canvas Team, please email [email protected]