Canva: Student Log In


Can YSU students use Canva for free?


YSU Academic Affairs and Administration have partnered with Canva to bring free access to premium design tools for all YSU students.


YSU students can use their Canva Student Account to create:

  • Presentations, research reports, assignments
  • Marketing materials for campus clubs and organizations
  • Creating a personal brand, resume, or professional web portfolio
  • And much, much more!


To access Canva:

  1. Navigate to 
  2. Click Log in.

Canva home page with the Log in button highlighted


  1. Click Continue with email.

Canva login pop up window with the Continue with email button highlighted


  1. Enter your YSU student email. Click Continue.

Canva log in pop up window with the email text field step shown


  1. Canva will send a PIN to the provided email. Enter that PIN in the text field. Click Continue.
  2. Enter your first and last name in the name text field. Click Create account.

Canva log in pop up window with the create your account showed.


  1. Finish setting up your profile and customize it. 
  2. Begin using Canva!

Canva account home page

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Tue 2/21/23 8:55 AM
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