Click on Canvas from the SCC website, or go to

You will be redirected to a login page where you will enter your username and password.

SCC login page for username and password

Once you have logged in, you will be taken to your Canvas Dashboard. 

  1. In the main portion of the screen you will see course cards (visible starting the first day of a class), which will take you into the desired class. 
  2. At the top, you may see an announcement for students.
  3. On the right side of the screen there is a sidebar which may include To Do an Upcoming Event reminders, as well as a quick link to any Recent Feedback.

screenshot of Dashboard, Global Navigation Menu on left, course cards in middle, announcement on top, sidebar on right

To being a class, simply click on the course card in the center of the screen (for example, the green HIS-236 shown in the image above).