Faculty Resources - General Info

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Canvas is the official learning management system used at UCC. It is used to deliver the online courses and can also be used to supplement the classroom.

Supplementing your Face-to-Face Course with Canvas

Follow the steps below to learn how to supplement your face-to-face course using the Canvas learning management system.

Accessing Canvas:

From the umpqua.edu website, click on the UCCOnline link at the top of the page.  Click on Canvas Login.  Your initial login is your 800# and your 8-digit (mmddyyyy) birthdate as your password.  Update your password following these instructions

  1. Navigating the Canvas Interface
  2. Recommended Course Settings
  3. Changing the Course Navigation Menu
  4. Adding a Course Syllabus
  5. Adding Assignments to the Grade Book (All Canvas Assignments will be automatically linked to Grade Book and Syllabus) 
  6. Entering Grades
  7. Posting Announcements
  8. Make your Course Available to Students

Teaching Fully Online or Hybrid Course

Look for the All 'Bout Canvas online training (within Canvas) or schedule an in-person appointment with UCCOnline at 541-440-7685 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

For more information, you can also access the Canvas guides directly using the links below.

Canvas Instructor Guide
Canvas Video Guide

Common tasks for all UCC instructors.

Open Educational Resources (OER)

Open educational resources are materials that are available online for anyone to use. "Open" means the creator has chosen to grant certain uses to anyone, such as distribute and remix their work for free, as long as you credit them for the original work.

UCC Library has a webpage (Links to an external site.) to get you started!

Online Course Development

Talk to your department chair if you are interested in developing an online course.

You will need to complete the Online Course Development Form to request approval. Contact UCCOnline for the latest version of the form.