Canvas is the learning management system used at Ƶ for all courses: Online, Hybrid, and to enhance traditional face-to-face courses. In Canvas, students can view their course syllabus and assignments, check grades, turn in assignments, and interact with their instructor and other students.

Link to Canvas:

Example Online Course in Canvas

To view an example course, go to and log in using the following information:

  • Username: rccstudent (all lowercase)
  • Password: richland (all lowercase)

Once you log into Canvas, click on the “Example Online Course” on your Canvas Dashboard. Then click on the “Modules” tab on the left to get the feel of what an online course would look like. Course content and assignment submission information are located under the “Modules” tab.

Mandatory Online Student Orientation

Ƶ Board Policy 4.1.2.4 (Technology Orientation) states that “All students enrolling in a course utilizing a learning management system are required to successfully complete the mandatory technology orientation.” Since all credit courses at Ƶ use Canvas, the Colleges learning management system, all students need to complete the Canvas Student Orientation before they will have access to their course(s) in Canvas.

Canvas Student Orientation Information