• WebCT/Blackboard Retirement > Migration to Canvas - Historical Article (June 1, 2012)

This article is published primarily as an historical document announcing the end of the WebCT/Blackboard Vista Learning Management System for online courses at the University of Utah and the transition to the Instructure Canvas LMS.


Begin Original Article Published June 1, 2012

On June 1, 2012, access to WebCT/Blackboard Vista was shut off. As of Summer semester 2012 all courses are using Canvas.

To get to semester courses:

  • Login to Campus Information Services (CIS).
  • Go to My Classes which shows a list of your courses.
  • Click on Go to this Course  to get to Canvas. (If you do not see this button it is because the course has yet to be activated.)

If you are an instructor and have questions about migrating content from WebCT, course activation, trainings on Canvas, etc., please contact us at classhelp@utah.edu or call us at 801-585-5959 [no longer a valid phone number].