Advisor App

.:* Important: Advisors will need to download the CANVAS PARENT app on their iPads or iPhones*:.

Follow the screencast below to set up the Parent/Advisor app from Canvas.

The advisor can choose to use the app on their iPad or iPhone. However, the advisor should scan the student’s QR code from the iPad only.
To remove a student – contact helpdesk!

For Students Accessing QR Codes:
Have students open their Canvas App, select the menu (3 horizontal bars in the top left) > Settings > Pair With Observer > QR Code will appear.

Attention Teachers!
When you finish adding students to the app you may notice that the web version of Canvas now includes courses from your advisees due to your new “observer” role. This may look scary but don’t worry, we have put together some tips to help sort this out so you can see your teaching courses:
Check this out: