I forgot my Canvas password. How do I get a new password?

Reset Password

Reset Password

In a new browser window, open to your Canvas login page. Click the Forgot Password? link.

Note: If your login screen does not show the password reset link, contact your institution for assistance.

Request Password

Request Password

Enter the login information associated with your Canvas account and click the Request Password button.

Note: The password reset field verifies password reset information by user login. Depending on your institution, login information may vary.

Check Email

Check Email

Return to your email account and sign in. Open the Forgot Password email. (If the email is not in your Inbox, check your Spam folder.)

If your user login is associated with multiple email addresses, password reset instructions will be sent to each address.

Open Password Link

Click the Click here to set a new password link.

Note: Password reset emails expire after two hours.

Change Password

Change Password

Type in a new password and then confirm that password by typing it again. Click the Update Password button.

Log in to Canvas

Log in to Canvas

With your login credential and new password, log in to Canvas.


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