The eLearning department at LWTech provides support for online, hybrid, and web-enhanced courses using the Canvas learning management system. We offer Canvas trainings for instructors and for students. For instructors, we also offer software and other trainings, instructional design assistance, and lab space. Find your next learning opportunity by visiting our training calendar.
eLearning is located on the third floor of the Library Learning Commons, in the Technology Center, T313. eLearning provides walk-in support for students, faculty, and staff during our business hours; or contact eLearning to schedule an appointment.
During the 2017 Summer quarter, eLearning staff will not be onsite on Fridays and
Canvas help will only be available on Friday mornings via email.
Canvas works with the latest versions of major web browsers; check to make sure that your browser is compatible with Canvas and your computer or mobile device meets the minimum specifications for Canvas. We recommend using Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome. Using Edge or Internet Explorer is NOT recommended. Keep your browser up-to-date, purge its cache regularly, and allow popups for Canvas.
To log into Canvas
Your login for Canvas is the same as your login for LWTech computers and email. The username is your full @lwtech.edu email address. The password is your computer/email password. For your very first login, your default password will be six digits based on your birthdate in the format month-day-year. For example, a birthdate of July 4, 1996, is 070496.
To reset or customize your LWTech password, please visit MyLWTech.
eLearning cannot fix password and login issues. If you have tried using MyLWTech to reset your password, but are still having difficulty logging in
For password and login issues, please contact Information Technology Services (ITS).
For assistance with using Canvas, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (425) 739-8137. If you’re logged into Canvas, use the Help icon at left in the blue navigation bar and select Report a Problem. Links to the Canvas Guides for faculty, students, and mobile device users and to the Canvas Orientations for faculty and students are also available via the Help icon.
LWTech's classes use online tools to enhance teaching and learning. There are three ways your classes might utilize online learning:
Quarterly courses that are fully online or hybrid can be found in the Course Schedule by choosing "Fully Online" or "Partly Online" in the "Location" dropdown box.