The Dashboard is the first thing you will see when you log into Canvas. The Dashboard helps you see what is happening in all your current courses.
You can return to your User Dashboard at any time by clicking the Dashboard link in Global Navigation.
Note: If you have enabled the Course Setup Tutorial in your account, the Dashboard is responsive to the full width of the browser.
1. In Global Navigation, click the Dashboard link.
Dashboard Button [View Image]
The Dashboard is your landing page in Canvas. Depending on your institution, your Dashboard may default to one of two views: Card View or Recent Activity View.
The Dashboard may also include global announcements, which are announcements created by your institution. To remove the announcement from your dashboard, click the Remove icon [red arrow].
View Dashboard with Global Announcement [View Image]
If you dismiss a global announcement, you can view dismissed announcements on the Global Announcements page.
To change your Dashboard view, click the Options menu and select your preferred viewing option.
Change Dashboard View [View Image]