Enrollment in Extension online programming courses
Watch for an invitation email from “firstname.lastname@example.org” with the subject line, “UW-Madison: Access Your Online Course Site”
Click “Get Started”
Here is where you will create your login account information, called a NetID:
Please read carefully.
If you know your NetID and password, click the top button. If not, use one of the other options to recover your password or NetID reminder.
Sign in to Canvas with your NetID. You may return to the course by going to canvas.wisc.edu at any time.
You will now begin the process of setting up a username (called your NetID) and password.
You will then be asked to read and accept several policies.
Terms of service:
✔ Do not share your login ✔ Use a strong password
Create Account Recovery questions and answers:
You may want to jot these down and keep them safe.
Create a secure password
You will receive an email with your account summary and another to confirm the recovery address for your account. Please click the link in that email to confirm your recovery address.
Click the link to be taken to canvas.wisc.edu and bookmark it for future reference.
Sign in with your UW-Madison NetID and password.
Your dashboard will contain all the courses you are or have been enrolled in. Click a course to enter it.
If you require technical assistance, please contact the DoIT Helpdesk and state that you are an L3 student within the Division of Extension.
Revised March 2021