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USAonline is the University of South Alabama's learning management system (LMS) and is powered by Canvas. It is a user-friendly platform which allows faculty, staff and students to instruct, learn, share and communicate in a robust, collaborative learning environment. With over 25 native tools and more than a dozen integrated third party tools from communication via email and web conferencing to learning with syllabus, lessons and resources as well as assessment using online assignments and tests & quizzes, students can get the full experience and benefit of a traditional classroom in a modern digital setting.

USA Health Employees looking to access USAonline, visit the USAonline Access Manager.

Canvas Fundamentals Training for Faculty

Please register using the form below and select which month you would like to begin training. Completion of the final module of training should be completed ***no later than the last day of the month you choose***. Upon signing up here, you will be enrolled in the course (within three business days) and an email with instructions for getting started will be sent to you. Once registered the training course can be found by visiting Canvas LMS. Please login using your complete Jag # (J00123456) and email password. For more information on training please visit our USAonline Training Page.

If you need help completing a module task, please contact the ILC.

I've lost my certificate/badge email. How can I find my credentials again?

24/7 Canvas Support

Click here to access Canvas resources and how-to guides.

I need a proctoring solution for my course

Please visit the USA Proctoring Center page for more information. Restrictions apply to which courses are eligible.

Request a Personalized Course Site

The Canvas LMS does not allow instructors or students to create Personalized Course Site(s). These type of sites will require the manual addition of participants by the requestor (the site is not linked to Paws/Banner). In order for this request to be fulfilled, please explain the purpose and intended use that goes beyond a simple file repository. If you intend to use this for file storage and sharing, please consider other tools the University provides, such as Google Drive.

Canvas has mobile apps for your phone or tablet!

Get them by clicking the appropriate link below.

Canvas Student iOS Guide Canvas Student Android Guide
iOS App Store Link to Canvas Student App Google Play Store Link to Canvas Student App