Canvas Login Information for Students & Families

There are separate steps for logging into Canvas for students and parents.
Please reference the instructions below to set up your account and login for the first time.

Students

Student login URL: wmaa.instructure.com/login/saml

Please bookmark this page for future use. Your login and password will be the same as your WMAA Gmail account.


  1. For a step-by-step login guide, click here.
  2. To learn how to add GoogleDrive to your Canvas account, click here.
  3. Click this video link for a tutorial of the Canvas student interface.

Parents & Families

In order to access your student’s information in Canvas, you will need to first create a Canvas account and then pair it with your student’s account.


  1. Account Setup: Please click here for a step-by-step guide to creating parent observer accounts.
  2. Parent login URL: wmaa.instructure.com/login/canvas
  3. Using Canvas Overview: Video overview of the parent Canvas experience. Once you have created an account using a traditional browser, you can download the Canvas Parent App on iOS or Android, using your same login credentials.
  4. Canvas Parent App Tutorial: Using the Canvas Parent App.