Timeline

  • Fall 2017: C&IT will be testing the Canvas platform and configuring it for campus use. A small number of faculty and students will be using Canvas as early adopters. The Office for Teaching and Learning, C&IT and Instructure will be holding training sessions and workshops for faculty.
  • Winter 2018: Canvas will be generally available. 
  • Spring/Summer 2018: Most courses will be administered on Canvas. Blackboard will still be available, but with less resources allocated to the system.
  • Fall 2018: Canvas will be fully implemented and Blackboard will be completely unavailable.