WashU Extended Learning is a Learning Management System used for not-for-credit, continuing education, professional development, and other programs. To access WashU Extended Learning, please use one of the two login options below.

Use a WashU Account

Current WashU Students, Faculty, and Staff can use their WUSTL Key/email to log into WashU Extended Learning.

Use an External Account

If you are not a current WashU student, faculty, or staff member, log in with your non-WashU account.

What is WashU Extended Learning?

WashU Extended Learning, powered by Canvas, is a separate version of Canvas not tied to university enrollment systems.

Examples of learning experiences which are offered on WashU Extended Learning include:

  • Non-curricular / not-for-credit courses
  • Learning experiences for non-WashU students
  • Para-curricular learning experiences (like orientations)
  • Professional, continuing, and executive education courses

Enrollment in these courses occurs either via invitation or open enrollment and is controlled by each school.


To contact support for WashU Extended Learning, click the Help button within the system or contact your program administrator.

WashU Extended Learning is additionally supported by school Canvas administrators. Refer to the list of School and Department Canvas Administrators for details and contact information.