Mizzou's Canvas license restricts non-UM System affiliated users from accessing our system.
Approved Use-Cases for External Users
Mizzou can only allow temporary guest access for:
- guest lecturers,
- accrediting agencies,
- professional reviewers, or
- students and instructors from other institutions participating in a cooperative agreement such as study abroad programs
Getting Access for Approved External Users
External users who fit within the approved use-cases listed above will need a visitor account or temporary access account. To request a courtesy SSO (username), please contact your unit specialist in Human Resources at (573) 882-7976. When the courtesy SSO is created contact Course Design & Technology at (573) 882-3303 or firstname.lastname@example.org to add the SSO to the Canvas system.
Options for Other Uses
For any purposes where users not affiliated with the university system need to access a Canvas site, MU Extension has a Canvas instance with the appropriate licensure. You can contact Jessica Gordon at Extension (email@example.com or (573) 884-3177) to discuss hosting that type of site on their Canvas instance.