• Notifications are your way of staying updated on Canvas.


    There are four different settings when it comes to how often you are notified of announcements.

    1. Notify Right Away
    2. Daily Summary
    3. Weekly Summary
    4. No Notifications 

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    Each notification is set to a default preference. To change them, click on one of the other options.


    • Push notifications are sent right away, no weekly or daily options are available.
    • Each notification preference applies to all courses, and cannot be set individually.
    • Unregistered contact methods will appear in notification preferences but will not recieve notifications until you confirm them.


    View Notification Details

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    If you want to view what you will be sent, just hover over the option with your mouse.


    How to Set Text Notifications

    You're not limited to the default options of notifications, you can also add other ways.

    In order to do this, you must go to Account -> Settings and then on the right side of your screen, you should see "Ways to Contact".

    ways to contact


    Click "Contact Method" and add your phone number and email.

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