Posting an Announcement

With the Announcements feature, you can post a message for all students in your Canvas course. It will appear in your course announcements feed, and if students have signed up for notifications, they will receive a copy of your announcement by email as well.

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  1. Click the Announcements link in the course navigation menu. (Unless you have edited this menu, it should be the second link from the top.) Your course's announcements feed will be displayed. 

  1. Click the blue +Announcement button at the top-right side of the page. An editing options page will open.

  1. Add content for your announcement: 
    1. Add a title.
    2. Add your message. 
    3. Attach a file.

  1. Click the blue Save button at the bottom of the page. Your announcement is now published. 

Note: You can view more Announcements guides on the Canvas website.