Tools to empower your teaching

Canvas: Our Learning Management System

Canvas is UMKC’s Learning Management System (LMS). Canvas can host course content, student discussions, grade book information, recorded lectures, and much more! Learn about how Canvas can enhance your online, blended, or face-to-face courses.

Information Services

Information Services (IS) provides the UMKC community with everything they need to know about how to stay connected and informed. Learn more about scheduled outages, setting up and maintaining your email, software and AV support, and identifying phishing scams. 

Instructional Design and Technology Newsletter

UMKC’s Instructional Design and Technology team regularly releases newsletters to address new and updated educational technologies, best practices for online and blended learning, and much more. Subscribe to our newsletter to recieve newsletters directly to your UMKC email or view our most recent articles on the website. 

Zoom Tips for Synchronous Teaching

Planning to rely on Zoom to host synchronous class sessions and office hours in order to connect with students? The Office of eLearning has gathered tips and tricks to create a successful Zoom experience for faculty and students.

Office of the Provost


Administrative Center, Room 300G
5115 Oak St.
Kansas  City, MO 64110