This tutorial will show you the two main ways to contact your instructor through Canvas.
Using the Help Feature
Select the Help button in the bottom left corner.
Select Ask Your Instructor a Question.
Choose which course/instructor to whom to send your message and then type your question in the Message box. Next, select Send Message.
Using the Inbox Feature
Select Inbox in the pane on the left.
Select the Compose Message icon in the top middle of the page.
Use the dropdown menu to select the course that the instructor teaches and then type in the instructor’s name or select the People icon to choose the recipient. Then type in a subject.
Type in your message. You can also choose to attach a file or record your message. Then select Send.
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