How to Create a Meeting in Canvas Using Conferences (Big Blue Button)


Canvas provides a web conferencing tool called Big Blue Button that allows instructors and students to hold audio and/or video meetings with other members of the Canvas Course.

Conferences appears as a tool in the left navigation menu of Canvas.



Conferences Requirements

  1.  Log in to your Lindenwood Canvas using your credentials.
  2. Select the Course that you want to set up a meeting for.
  3. Pick one of the Guides below that best fits your role and follow the directions.



Instructor Guide

How to Use Conferences/Big Blue Button

How to Create a Conference

How to Participate in Conferences



Student Guide

Student Guide to Conferences

How to Use Conferences in a Canvas Student Group

How to Participate in Conferences