Butler Online Classes

Login and begin exploring your course(s) now

Welcome to Butler Online!

Our goal is to provide quality support services that will maximize your learning experience. The following information will help you get started in your online course.

Course Access

Access to online courses is now open.

, March 21st
: class officially begins
  • Login to your course(s) immediately -
    become familiar with the online classroom environment.

Log in to Butler Online in Canvas

Online students are expected to log on to their courses during the first week of classes.
    • Don't know your login information? Having problems logging on?
      Contact the Butler Help Desk at 316.322.3306 (733.3306 from the Wichita metro area) or email helpdesk@butlercc.edu during business hours.

      Or call the Butler Online Office at one of the numbers listed in the Butler Online section below. We will be happy to assist you with a password reset.

    • Great News: Butler now provides all students with Office 365 via the new login system. Office 365 includes your email account, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Microsoft products. Also included is one TB (terabyte) of storage space.
      Follow these instructions to access Office 365.

    Check your Textbook

    Have you purchased the correct text book and other required materials?
    • Check the syllabus to be sure.
    • You will need these by the first day of class so do not delay.
    • If you purchase the required materials somewhere other than the Butler Bookstore it is your responsibility to make sure you have the complete and correct materials.

    Blended Courses

    • Students in blended courses should log on by the first day of class.
    • Read the syllabus and check the assignments for week 1.
      Even if there is not a class meeting during the first week of the semester, your class started Monday, March 21st.

    Getting Help

    Canvas Help - click the Help button in the top right corner of any Canvas page.
    Course Content Help - email your instructor in Canvas.
    Technical Help - contact the Butler Help Desk at 316.322.3306 (733.3306 - Wichita metro area) or email helpdesk@butlercc.edu .
    • Technical support is available Monday – Friday, 8:00 am. – 8:00 pm. on days college offices are open.
    • Be sure that you have your course number (CRN) and instructor name available before calling.

    View this Introduction to Canvas video

    Introduction To Canvas

    Online Orientation

    • Contact your instructor if you have difficulty getting started in the course
    • Complete the virtual orientation at https://online.butlercc.edu/courses/862921
      Take some time to explore the site and try the suggested activities.

    Butler Online Department - We are here to help you.

    Debbie O’Bryan
    316.322.3120 (733.3120 from Wichita metro)

    Linda Wapelhorst

    Roberta Sheahan
    316.322.3271 (733.3271 from Wichita metro)

    Brian Dye



    Sheila Croninger



    NOTE to Math students:

    MA050, MA060, MA120, MA125

    Students enrolled in the math classes listed above will not be using Canvas as the learning management system. Instead, Hawkes software will be used. You will receive an email in Pipeline from your instructor explaining how to get started in Hawkes.

    MA 131, MA135

    Students enrolled in MA 131 and MA135 will use the MyMathLab Software. You will receive an email from your instructor explaining how to access your course materials and get started in MyMathLab.