SOAEP Students:

This is a friendly reminder that you will now be logging into Canvas to access your Spring 2017 courses, not Blackboard as in past semesters.  The single exception being ACG 6027_2016F_combined (Financial Accounting Concepts – Higgs [Fall 2016/Spring 2017].   If you are in that ACG 6027 course with Professor Higgs, please use Blackboard for one final semester.

Your Canvas courses will open to SOAEP students (you) this coming Monday, January 16, 2017.

Please disregard the email from FAU stating that classes begin on January 9th, as FAU’s start date is different from the SOAEP.

Your first lecture(s) will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2017.

To log into Canvas on Monday, January 16, 2017, please navigate to:

You will log into Canvas using your FAUNet ID and password.  This is the same user ID and password that you use to log into your email, and the same one that you previously used for Blackboard.  If you have forgotten your FAUNet ID password, please use the password recovery feature discussed here: .

After logging into Canvas, please view this short video for a brief overview on how to find your courses:

For more videos, and for additional assistance navigating Canvas, please view this webpage:

If you have any questions or concerns about the start of the spring 2017 semester, or about Canvas, please do not hesitate to contact the SOAEP Help Desk by emailing  If you are unable to send an email, please call the Help Desk office at: 1-954-762-5115 or 1-877-248-3145.  Frequently asked questions and other student-related information can be viewed at:

Thank you.