This page provides an overview of the online systems you'll use at the University of St. Thomas. (Each system gets a little section of the page with a screenshot, similar to the layout of the Degree page. The point is to reduce confusion about what's where and what does what. When the unily portal comes online we may be able to simplify this page, but for now let's do this.)
Canvas is an online learning system. Many online and blended courses will be inside the Canvas system.
Blackboard is another online learning system. Many online and blended courses will be inside the Blackboard system.
Office 365 is your personal online version of common Microsoft tools. Office 365 includes Work, Excel, Powerpoint and online storage space for you to use.
Your student email is the official and preferred channel of communication. All the official university announcements and course updates will be sent to your student email.