Report A Problem

Canvas Help / Report a Problem

The Department of Academic Technology (DAT) administers the online course management system, Canvas and provides technical support to those students and faculty using Canvas.

If you are experiencing difficulties using Canvas or need technical assistance, please complete the form below. Our support team will review your problem and potential solutions to the problem will be sent to you through your e-mail account. Most problems can be resolved in 24 hours.

You can also:

  • Access additional resources at:
  • Call the Department of Academic Technology (DAT) for personal help at 815-740-5080 or 866-337-1497 (toll-free) between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm CST.

First Name *(required)

Last Name *

MyUSF Login Name *

Email *

Name of Your Online Class *

Instructor Name *



Home Phone

Work Phone

Select Your Computer Type *


Select Your Operating System *

Windows XP
Windows Vista
Windows 7
Macintosh OS X


Select your web browser


Internet Explorer 7.0.x for the PC
Internet Explorer 8.0.x for the PC
Firefox 3.x for the PC

Note: Internet Explorer 6.0, Google Chrome, Netscape, AOL and Apple Safari for the PC are not supported for use in USF online courses.


Firefox 3.x for the Mac
Safari 3.x, 4, 5.x for the Mac

Note: Netscape, AOL and Internet Explorer for the Mac are not supported for use in USF online courses.

Who is your Internet Service Provider (ISP)?

(Your ISP is the company that you pay to access the Internet)

Provide a detailed description of your problem and any error messages that you received: