Undergraduate Online Degree Program
The Online Degree Program is designed for students who need the flexibility of an online program, but want the quality education and individualized experience that only a regionally accredited, not-for-profit, liberal arts college can provide. Online students can complete a cumulative 4-year degree and/or select our degree completion option.. Learn more…
Online Graduate Degrees in Education
Sierra Nevada offers both 100% online and combined online/on-ground Masters Degree programs for working teachers and educators. Learn more . . .
What is Canvas?
Canvas is Sierra Nevada University’s online platform for all online, hybrid, and face-to-face courses. When you register for courses, you will be automatically added to your courses in Canvas within 24 hours.
Canvas has completely replaced both Moodle and the Cap Ed Canvas platforms.
- Go to https://sierranevada.instructure.com
- Enter your username (email) and password. Click “Login”. You should see the canvas dashboard with any of your enrolled current courses.
- NOTE: If you have forgotten your password, please contact the IT Helpdesk (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a new one.
Compatible Web Browsers
Use one of the following web browsers to access Canvas. They are listed from best to worst combability.
- Google Chrome
Do not use Microsoft Edge, it is NOT compatible with Canvas.