Rider University’s new Learning Management System, Canvas, is here! Canvas officially replaced Blackboard as the University’s learning management system on May 18, 2013. Please visit LMS Evaluation Report page for the evaluation process and background.

Blackboard Accessibility Timeline
Blackboard is offline. If faculty and staff need to access an older Blackboard course between October 28, 2013 and May 31, 2014, please contact the OIT Helpdesk at Blackboard will no longer accessible after May 31, 2014.

Canvas Notes – January 2014
New Canvas updates for Quizzes, Assignments, Conferences, Grades, and New Conversations, please visit Canvas Notes Learning with Canvas.

Canvas is accessible via:

Canvas Mobile Apps: iOS | Android | Speed Grader for Teachers, for teachers on iPad
Note: When you open the app, you MUST use the following URL for Rider:

Please download Canvas Mobile for 2.0 in iTunes or the Google Play store. Please note that the iOS app is only supported for iPhones using iOS 6 or higher.