Office of Teaching and Learning Support Notice

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are currently open with modified in-person and remote hours. We strongly encourage you to schedule an appointment  for in-person or remote assistance. Please wear a mask and check in at our front desk when you arrive.
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Teaching excellence is a journey of continuous improvement in providing significant student learning experiences to explore, develop, and flourish.

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Canvas support for all. Dedicated support for online and hybrid learners.

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Instructional Design & OTL Lab

Faculty support in online and hybrid course design. Effective use of technology in teaching.

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OTL Calendar

Teaching and technology workshops, conferences, and more!

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Canvas 24/7 Support


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Canvas 24/7 Support

Provided by Instructure

If an Instructure Support Agent is unable to successfully address your Canvas-related issue, your ticket will be resolved by the appropriate UVU support unit during regular business hours. 
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OTL Blog


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Online Teaching Academy

OTA is an online self-paced, asynchronous Canvas course. Each semester, OTA participants are assigned to a cohort that is facilitated by a faculty member with experience in online teaching. Cohorts are limited in space, typically capped at 60 per cohort. For UVU faculty and staff who teach (must be UVU employee.)

Holiday Cohorts (Holiday break options are contingent on sufficient enrollments)
  • Winter Break: Thursday, December 10 - Monday, January 11
  • Spring Break: Friday, March 5 - Monday, March 15
Spring 2021 Semester
  • Spring Session A: Tuesday, January 19 - Friday, March 5
  • Spring Session B: Monday, February 22 - Friday, April 23

View more info on our OTA page.