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Canvas iOS - Access to Canvas via iPhone/iPad App

You can download this application to your iOS mobile device(s) and access your Canvas information.

This document will guide you through the process of finding, downloading/installing, and the initial login to your Canvas page via an iOS device.  

1. Open the App Store application on your iOS device. 

App Store Icon
2. Tap on the Search icon located on the bottom right of your screen, type in the word Canvas, and tap the blue Search key on your keyboard. Your search results will load.

App Store Search
3. Find and click the Get icon next to the application titled "Canvas by Instructure". 
*Wait for the application to download and install on your device before continuing to the next step.

4. Tap on the Canvas icon, that is now on your phone, to open the application. Once opened you will see a page where you must "Find your school or district", here you will type in New Mexico State University or your respective school and select it once it appears as an option. 

School FindArrowNMSU search

5. This selection will then redirect you to a login page for myNMSU. Here you will enter your information and log into myNMSU. This will allow the Canvas application access to your class information. 

myNMSU login

6. After this login, you will have access to Canvas. You may have the following page appear if so please select Authorize if you wish to use Canvas on your iOS device.  

Canvas Auth.

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:canvas iphone app application login NMSU ipad ios   Doc ID:75854
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-08-18 12:24 MDTUpdated:2018-06-13 09:01 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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