Skip to Main Content
Partners/Licensing Agreements/Canvas


Canvas logo

License Start Date:

August 2023

License End Date:

June 2025

Show More

Crowdstrike - We Take Pride in our Collaborative Relationship


The Canvas Learning Management Platform, built by Instructure, is the open, extensible learning management system that educators use and learners love.

The Instructure Learning Platform enriches, supports, and connects every aspect of teaching and learning in one seamless experience. Reliable, intuitive, and born in the cloud, our flagship Canvas LMS is one of the most widely used learning management systems, and the fastest growing LMS worldwide.

●     Canvas LMS: The World's #1 Teaching and Learning Software

●     Canvas Credentials: The All-In-One Digital Badging For Higher Education

●     Canvas Studio:  The next-generation video education platform for higher ed teaching and learning.

●     Canvas Catalog:  A simple, modern, elegant course catalog and a branded marketplace for all of your institution’s course offerings.

NERCOMP Professional Development Powered by Canvas
NERCOMP has partnered with Instructure to deliver all of the organization’s professional development and virtual programming since 2020.

NERCOMP Partnership Agreement
The Canvas and NERCOMP solutions partnership provides the following benefits to NERCOMP members:

  • Significant discount on per user pricing for institutions new to Canvas
  • Savings on remote hourly training, institutional design and consultation services for all Canvas clients
  • A pre-negotiated Canvas & NERCOMP contract and master service agreement.


Our Commitment to Our Clients

At Instructure, we make the commitment to our customers to:

  • Design our products to only gather the necessary data to deliver our services
  • Exercise full transparency surrounding our privacy and security processes
  • Build security and privacy into all our products and all areas of our business

For additional information, visit the Instructure Trust Center, a website to highlight our commitment to building products that are secure and private by design.


Legal Note:

NERCOMP negotiates the best prices and terms possible for its members and works with outside legal counsel to facilitate the arrangements between NERCOMP and the vendors. Any license or agreement accessed or entered into as a benefit of a Consortium Member’s NERCOMP membership is contingent on that institution remaining an active NERCOMP member for the full term of the license or agreement.  For example, if a license agreement lasts for a 3 year term, then the Consortium Member must renew its annual NERCOMP membership at least twice to remain an active Consortium Member for the full 3 year term. Failure of a Consortium Member to timely renew its NERCOMP membership status during the term of the license or agreement may result in either a) termination of the license or agreement or b) loss of the discount pricing available exclusively to NERCOMP Consortium members.

Outside counsel conducts an initial legal review of licenses and agreements on behalf of NERCOMP but does not provide an individualized review on behalf of any particular member institution. Each member institution signs its contracts with vendors individually and the institution itself is liable for the rights and obligations therein. Members are strongly encouraged to have their contracts reviewed internally by their own counsel.

NERCOMP also negotiates separate agreements with individual vendors governing NERCOMP’s own relationship with the vendor. Although NERCOMP members are not parties to these agreements, NERCOMP will make copies of available to any member for review, upon request.

Archival materials on this site are not necessarily accessible. NERCOMP will timely respond to any specific requests to make any specific document accessible.

Become a Member

Complete the application for Institution Membership to start using NERCOMP member benefits now!

Get Started

You are using an unsupported version of Internet Explorer. To ensure security, performance, and full functionality, please upgrade to an up-to-date browser.