Change Default Email Address
Your @vcu.edu email account is automatically set up as the default email address and is used as your main contact method in Canvas. Email addresses are used to create Canvas notifications; they are not used as a contact method for other Canvas users.
If you add another email address as a contact method, you can change your default email address in Canvas.
1. In Global Navigation, click the Account link , then click the Settings link .
In the Ways to Contact sidebar located on the far right-hand side, under Email Addresses, you can tell what email address is your default by the star icon next to the email address.
2. To choose a new default email address, hover over the email address and a faint star icon will appear. Click the star icon.