Canvas Attendance Feature

Last modified 10/12/2023

The canvas attendance feature is not turned on by default for any courses. If you want this feature turned on please follow the instructions below: 

  1. Select the  course you want to use the attendance feature from
  2. Select Settings from the left-hand Course Navigation Bar
  3. Select Navigation from the top menu
  4. Locate Attendance
  5. Select the three vertical dots next to Attendance
  6. Select Enable
  7. Attendance should now appear in your left-hand Course Navigation Bar

How to Get Help

For technical assistance, Submit a Help Ticket or contact the Technology Support Center at (309) 438-4357, by email at, or by Live Chat at

For instructional assistance, you may contact the Center for Integrated Professional Development by phone (309) 438-2542, or email at