A summary of how to add MyOpenMath to CSUSB Canvas LMS

The method explained is to add a MyOpenMath course to Canvas. Students do not need to create an account, but they need to put their names once. The grade book does not sync automatically. Please visit the official webpage for details.

Caveat: If you want to import each assignment (this method syncs grades automatically), follow these instructions.


The hyperlinks below will show screenshots.


  1. Log into Canvas
  2. Goto the course you want to add MyOpenMath
  3. Click on “Settings
  4. Click on the “App
  5. Search for MyOpenMath and click on “+ Add App
  6. You will be prompted to enter “Consumer Key” and “Shared Secret”
  7. These are available from MyOpenMath
  8. Now, MyOpenMath can be added to your modules on Canvas as “External Tool”
  9. Follow the insturction on the windows to finish your set-up