Canvas has been selected as the official learning management system (LMS) for UMass Amherst on-campus and online courses. Canvas will gradually replace Moodle and Blackboard starting in fall 2023 through the 2024-2025 academic year.
> View the Canvas Transition Timeline
> Learn more about the LMS transition to Canvas
Moodle is an open-source learning management system (LMS) used to deliver course content and host online learning activities at UMass Amherst. This upgraded version of Moodle is cloud-hosted for better usability, reliability, and resilience.