Question Banks in Canvas

Last modified 8/4/2023

Quizzes created in Canvas can have questions added to them from question banks that are first created in Canvas.

Use the following link to open a page from the official Canvas instructor guide to view the steps to take in order to create a question bank. Please note that this link will lead you to a page on the Canvas website, which is outside the Illinois State University domain:

How do I create a question bank in a course? (external link) 

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