Announcements and Upcoming Events
Schedule and Events

November 26-29: Thanksgiving recess
November 30: Classes resume
December 11: Classes end

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Canvas Updates

New Feature: Check out the redesigned Conversations (Inbox)! To try the upgraded Conversations, click the question icon in your Inbox and select the Try New Conversations option. View a screenshot of how to access the new Conversations.

New Feature: Subscribe to a Discussion! You can choose which Discussions you want to stay updated on and which you don't.

Learning with Canvas

Search the Student guides and tutorials.

Getting the most out of your online course at UM-Dearborn.

Canvas is Mobile-friendly

Learn on the go! Download the free Canvas app for your mobile phone or tablet.

Note: When prompted to "enter the URL you use for Canvas" during app set-up, you may enter either or View the Canvas app screen that asks you to enter a URL.

About Us! (FAQ)

Got a question? We have the answer or we'll find it for you.

How can I get program advice from a distance?

Go to the Academic Programs page and select your program for more information.

Is my course offered online?

Search the Class Schedule to see if your course is offered online.

What technology do I need?

You need to have access to a computer with a reliable internet connection and a supported web browser. Some degree programs may have additional software or hardware requirements, so please check with the academic program for additional information.

How do I register and pay?

Students may add courses via Web or Walk-in registration. The University of Michigan-Dearborn will accept payments in person of cash, personal checks, and money orders. View all payment options in more detail on the Cashiers/Student Accounts page.

When does class start?

Visit the Academic Calendar for course start dates. Follow the UM-Dearborn Registrar on Twitter for course start dates, deadlines and much more!

What's my email address and how do I check it?

How do I reset my password?

Password resets are handled by the ITS Service Center.

Which browsers does Canvas support?

View the Canvas Guides to see which browsers are currently supported by Canvas.

How do I get started in my online course?

Review the Getting Started module for navigating Canvas, University policies, tips and more to prepare you for your online courses.

Where are my course announcements?

Log into Canvas to see course-related announcements.

Where is CTools?

Go to to access CTools.

Canvas Telephone Support: 877-399-9105

Support Services for Online Learners
Get Started
Get Started

Review the Getting Started module for navigating Canvas, University policies, tips and more to prepare you for your online courses.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers and tips in the FAQ document.

Academic Calendar
Academic Calendar

View and print the Academic Calendar.


Visit UM-Dearborn Connect to register, add or drop courses, course offerings, and much more. Visit Registration for information.


Visit the Mardigian Library for the library catalog and research databases.

Student Success
Student Success

The Student Success Center provides academic, personal, and professional support.


Visit the bookstore to buy textbooks, apparel, gifts and more!

Email (UM-Dearborn M+Google)
Email (UM-Dearborn M+Google)

How to get started and access your Google account.

Financial Aid
Financial Aid

The Financial Aid Office has information on scholarships, grants, loans, and work study.

Authentication amd Passwords

How and when to change your password.

Information Technology Services (ITS)
Information Technology Services (ITS)

ITS General supports the computing needs of faculty, staff, and students. ITS Helpdesk provides first line computing support.

Academic Integrity
Academic Integrity

Each student has a responsibility to understand, accept, and comply with the standards of academic conduct as set forth by the Code of Academic Conduct.