RISD CE Login Information2024-03-07T15:37:06-05:00


RISD CE Login Information

RISD Continuing Education maintains multiple login access points for platforms such as our learning management system Canvas, and our Student and Instructor Portals within our course registration system.

Student Portal Login

RISD CE’s Student Portal in our course registration system offers secure and reliable access to grades, transcripts, student information and certificate progress. Please visit our Registration Help and FAQs if you have any questions or run into issues logging in.

Instructor (Faculty) Portal Login

RISD CE’s Instructor (Faculty) Portal in our course registration system offers secure and reliable access to class rosters and final grade submissions, as well as the ability to send email communications to your students and view announcements from RISD Continuing Education. Use your active directory credentials to log in. If you have forgotten your password, visit RISD’s Reset Password website.

Canvas Student Login

RISD CE students will create an account in our Learning Management System (LMS) in Canvas to access necessary course materials. See Canvas Support details for additional information.

Canvas Faculty Login

RISD CE faculty are assigned a RISD account to access RISD Google Apps, Workday, Canvas, and other services. CE faculty should contact the IT Service Desk with any account/access related issues.

Canvas Support for CE Courses

Canvas Account/Password Issues

  • CE Students (including Full-time RISD students, faculty and staff taking CE courses) – Use the username created when registering for your CE course. To set a password visit Canvas CE website and click forgot password.
  • CE Instructors – Use your RISD Account to sign in to the RISD Canvas website. Reset the password on password.risd.edu or contact the IT Service Desk; 401-454-6106 or servicedesk@risd.edu.

When is my class available on Canvas? Your on-line class will be available at 11:59PM EST the night before your course is scheduled to start. Once courses are available, log back into the Canvas CE website and navigate to your virtual classroom.

Class Enrollment Key

Class enrollment keys are NOT used in Canvas. Students will be automatically enrolled in their courses.

General Support Questions

CE Students over the age of 18 (or students under the age of 18 with a parent/guardian present) may contact Canvas Support for assistance:

  • Canvas Support Hotline: 877-249-5405 ​​​​​​​​​
  • Canvas Live Chat
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