What is Canvas? Canvas is the online tool that Clover Park uses to support your online, hybrid and web-enhanced courses. Use Canvas to view course content, such as course syllabus and handouts, submit assignments, view grades, or participate in online discussions, and take online exams and quizzes.
Skills necessary upon entering your Canvas courses for Online, Hybrid, or Web Enhanced Course offerings
Students in an online, hybrid or web-enhanced class should have the basic ability to:
Students in an online, hybrid, or enhanced class should have reliable access to:
The Computer Lab in The Learning Resource Center, Building 15, is also available to complete coursework.
Registration for Online Classes
If you experience problems with the registration process, please call Student Enrollments, @ 253.589.5666. eLearning only manages the Canvas Learning Management System and does not register you or cannot assist you with problems that may arise in the registration process.
To view the Online offerings for Fall 2017 please go to http://www.cptc.edu/schedule/view.php.
New student accounts will be created on Aug 25th for Fall 2017 Quarter.
To start your class, please go to https://cptc.instructure.com
Username = Student Identification Number (SID)
Password = the first 8 letters of your last name, repeat from the beginning if less than 8 until you do all lower case.
Password Example: Williams=williams / Reed=reedreed / Lee=leeleele
*Important! Your Canvas username will always be your student ID number.
Classes will open on the first day of the quarter unless your instructor opens them early.
Learn to Use Canvas
Fall 2017 On-Campus Orientation: Building 15, Room 108 (approximately 45 - 50 minute)
Sept 25th: 9am or 3pm
Sept 26: 9am or 2pm
An Online version of our Orientation is available once your Canvas account has been created. Click on the Online Student Orientation link from your dashboard once you have logged onto Canvas. This will grant you access to the Online Orientation. Here find you will find a Student Orientation to Canvas, Support numbers, and important resources to help you be successful in your Canvas classes.
Canvas Help? Call Cindy @ (253) 589.4534 or Kelley @ (253) 589.5730
*The Computer Applications Program (CAS) uses the Canvas for orientation to class. You will use MY IT LAB for your actual course work in most of these classes. Please check inside your Canvas classrooms for an orientation schedule or check your email for a welcome message with face-to-face orientation instructions for Westerberg CAS Arranged & Online classes. Email: email@example.com for additional help with CAS classes.