Center for Academic Technologies


During the Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 semesters CSUMB will be running a trial of Canvas. During this period instructors have the option to offer their courses in either iLearn or Canvas.

Timeline (tentative)

Summer 2020: Canvas made available to faculty for fall trial

Summer 2020: All courses are provisioned and all users enrolled in Canvas

Summer 2020: CAT creates training materials and offers workshops.

Fall 2020: Course sections are offered in Canvas

Fall 2020: Survey created by Academic Senate for campus input

December 2020: Survey distributed to faculty, staff, and students

Fall 2020: Faculty rollover and build courses for Spring 2021

Winter 2021: Survey closes

Spring 2021: Faculty continue trial

February 2021: Academic Senate reviews survey results and votes on resolution to adopt

May 28th: Faculty off contract. If Canvas is adopted, all courses for Summer and Fall 2021 must be offered in Canvas

June 30th: iLearn contract expires.