Folks in most Learning Management Systems (LMS) are given a default password. Fairly soon, anyone can guess everyone else’s password! This is not good!
To change your Canvas password:
- Log in to Canvas
- Click on your name (upper right)
- Click on Edit Settings (right). You’ll see your name, etc.
- Click the checkbox for Change Password
- Now you’ll be able to enter your current and new password.
- Update Settings
The screen with the checkbox (step 4) you need to check, looks like this: