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Canvas

Canvas is the new learning platform at OsloMet.
You have trouble finding your reading list in Canvas?
OsloMet is replacing Fronter with Canvas for all students from 31th of august 2018.

How do I sign in to Canvas?

  • The adress to Canvas at OsloMet is: oslomet.instructure.com
  • Use your OsloMet username (e.g. s123456) and your own personal password in the FEIDE service.
  • If you already accessed FEIDE service before you log on to Canvas, you will be sent directly to Canvas without FEIDE request.
  • Have you signed in to Canvas for the first time you will be asked to agree to Terms and Use of Canvas.
  • This is a description of how to sign in to Canvas (pdf).
  • Are you a new student or have you been a student at OsloMet before, you have to activate your user account. Remember: For technical reasons, it can take up to 24 hours before you can log on to Canvas for the first time.
  • I have forgotten my username or password

Do I have to register for the semester to get access to Canvas?

You must complete your registration for the semester and activate you user account at OsloMet to get access to your subjects in Canvas. For OsloMet Summerschool and other programmes changes may occur. In that case contact your advisor at OsloMet.

Get an introduction to Canvas

This video gives you an introductions to: How to log on#Dashboard#Your account#How to change language settings#Manage notifications#Courses#Canvas-calender#Canvas-inbox (Duration 02:54 minutes)

How can I change the Language settings?

This is how you can change the language settings easily in four steps (pdf). Please also  mind our introduction to Canvas (video).

What if sign up to Canvas fails ?

  • You must have completed your registration for the semester and activate you user account at OsloMet to get access to your courses in Canvas. For OsloMet Summerschool and other programmes changes may occur. In that case contact your advisor at OsloMet.

  • If you have forgotten the password to your OsloMet-user account, create a new password. Remember, if you have completed your studies, left your programme or you have had your right to study evoked you have no longer access to Canvas.

  • Remember, If you have entered the wrong password six times in a row, your User Account will be locked. To unlock your account, you must contact IT Support (BIT)

How to get help with Canvas

Are you wondering about what you can do I Canvas or are you stuck? Canvas has a rich amount of documentations and guides:

Download the Canvas-app 

What about Fronter? 

From august 2018 on OsloMet will only use Canvas. If you want to take care of any documents in Fronter, download what you want to save.

For further information, read our summary of changes regarding move from Fronter to Canvas

More information

Canvas help

If you have any questions relating to Canvas, you must contact your faculty via e-mail.