Canvas and Alexa

Canvas is an Alexa Skill that must be enabled through the Amazon Alexa mobile app.


To enable the Canvas skill in the Alexa app:

  1. Open the sidebar and access the Skills page.
  2. Search for Canvas as a skill.
  3. Click or tap the Enable button, then follow the prompts to link a Canvas account.


Use the Canvas skill to ask Alexa questions:

  • “Alexa, what is my homework?”
  • "Alexa, what do I have due tomorrow?"
  • “Alexa, do I have any announcements from my school?” (returns course announcements only)