DUSD Tech Help Desk

Need help? We are here for you!

Monday – Friday
In person 7 am – 4 pm

By phone 6 am – 4 pm
(562) 469-6905

Please note: The best way to reach the Help Desk is through email.

On-Campus Support

Having computer trouble or need help connecting to WIFI?
Students can get tech help from Ms. Farina in the library during snack and both lunches.

Students, Teachers & Staff: Email Ms. Farina at

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Canvas: Everything You Need to Know

What is Canvas?

The Canvas Learning Management System (LMS) is the place where students will access course materials, assignments and quizzes, read announcements, connect with teachers and peers, and so much more! To access your Canvas student account, visit your Student Portal .

How to Login to Canvas

  1. Go to
  2. On the Apps Panel, click on the Canvas Icon.
  3. Your courses will appear on the Canvas dashboard at the start of the semester.

Need More Help?

If you need additional Canvas support, please visit the Canvas Student Guide to help answer all your Canvas questions!
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Additional Resources

How to Sign into DUSD Wi-Fi

Instructions for how to sign into WIFI from a personal device are available. Windows Device - Non Mac Student Device - Windows - Connect to DUSD Wifi.pdf   Mac / Apple Devices Student Device - Apple - Connect to DUSD WiFi.pdf Every student will need a device:...

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Canvas for Parents

Parents: Learn more about how Canvas can keep you informed about your Vike’s progress throughout the year!

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Canvas Phone Apps

Want to access Canvas through the app on your phone? Watch this short tutorial video! Shout out to Junior and Link Crew Leader, Richard Solis, for making this happen!

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