XCITE staff collaborates with ITS to bring you the best support opportunities for your teaching concerns. Create an ITS help desk ticket for help within 24-48 hours. Or set up a consultation by clicking on our easy form or by sending XCITE an email.

For RISE Room equipment and other emergency technical help, call ITS from your classroom phone.

To access your Canvas class, Log into Canvas.

ITS Help Desk

Submit an ITS Help Desk ticket for technical support.

Information Technology Solutions (ITS) supports our technology, Canvas LMS, and classroom tech for UCR.


Send XCITE staff an email for Teaching and Learning support at

XCITE helps you integrate UCR’s LMS and teaching tools with innovative pedagogical techniques.

Canvas Help

Canvas Ambassadors are faculty Canvas first round users who can help other faculty.

Canvas workshops, helpful tips, and migration information is available on our Canvas website.


Request a personal consultation for XCITE services including:

  • Instructional design
  • Faculty development
  • Innovative teaching and pedagogy
  • Studio production
  • Information visualization