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Publish Canvas Course Site

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To grant students access to a Canvas site, the instructor must first publish the course.

  1. On, select your course from the Courses tab in the Global Navigation menu on the left. 
  2. In the upper right of the course Home page, under Course Status, click Publish. The course is now published and visible to registered or shopping students.
  3. Instructors can unpublish their course site until students participation begins, such as grading an Assignment. Unpublishing will disable student access, until you publish again. 

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