Change Course Colors in Canvas


By default, Canvas gives each course in your dashboard a random background color. These colors are also shown next to each course's assignments that are auto-populated in the Canvas calendar. This article describes how to change the color of a Canvas course to one of your preferences.



  1. Login to Canvas.
  2. Select Dashboard.
  3. Select the 3 vertical dots, located in the upper right portion of the class.
  4. Select the color you wish to assign to your class.
  5. Select Apply.


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