Login

RISD Continuing Education maintains multiple login access points for platforms such as our learning management systems Canvas and CE Link, 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 either CE Link or Canvas to access necessary course materials. See Canvas Support details for additional information.

Faculty Canvas Login

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

CE Link Student Login

Some online RISD CE classes are delivered on our Learning Management System (LMS) called CE Link. If students have questions logging in or using the LMS, please visit our help page.

CE Link Support

CE Link Account/Password Issues

  • CE Students – Create an account on CE Link. Use the “Forgotten your username or password?” option on CE Link.
  • CE Instructions and Full-time RISD students, staff and faculty taking CE Courses – Use your RISD Account to sign in to CE Link. 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 CE Link?

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 this page and navigate to your virtual classroom and enter with the key you were sent: This video illustrates how. You’ll be prompted for an enrollment key your instructor should have sent you in their welcome email. (Check your spam folder if you didn’t receive it).

Class Enrollment Key

Your class enrollment key is provided by your instructor. Please reach out to your CE Instructor first. If you continue to have trouble please reach out to the CE Technician; 401-454-6727 or dabanill@risd.edu.

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