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Add a Teaching Assistant (TA), Grader, or Designer to Your Canvas Course


  1. From your Canvas course, click on People from the left-hand navigation.
  2. Then, click on the + People button.
  3. The option to add users by User ID (A#) is selected by default. (Users must have a USU A number to login to USU's instance of Canvas.)
  4. Type the A number of the person you would like to add in the box.
  5. Select the role you want the user to have.
    • Designers have access to edit content.
    • TAs have access to edit content and grade student submissions.
  6. Click on the Next button.
  7. Verify the user's name. If the correct name is showing, click on the Add Users button.