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Updating Email Address in Canvas

  1. Go to https://canvas.northwestern.edu/profile/settings. Sign in with your NetID and NetID password.
  2. Under Ways to Contact, click +Email Address to add your secondary email address.
  3. Once added, check your email account for the confirmation message sent to you from Instructure Canvas.
  4. Confirm the new email address by clicking the link Click here to confirm this registration.


Change Primary Email and Delete 

  • To choose a new default email address, hover over the email address and a faint star icon will appear. Click the star icon.

          Note: If you do not see the star icon when you hover next to your email address, click the address then select Re-Send Confirmation. 

  • You can delete an email address by clicking the trash icon next to the unwanted email address. 


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