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What should I do if I cannot access Quercus (Canvas) in my home country?

Due to government regulations, Instructure prohibits the unauthorized use of its products and services in specific countries and regions. Please refer to "Which countries are restricted from using Canvas?" for the most up to date information. If you are a student living in one of these countries, you can try to access Quercus via the University of Toronto's VPN service.

To access UTORvpn:

If you are a student in one of the embargoed countries, you can access U of T's VPN service.

What is UTORvpn? UTORvpn is a general, remote access, VPN service. It connects your computer to the University’s network and protects the traffic across suspect intermediate networks such as hotels and coffee shops. UTORvpn cannot be combined with other network security measures such as Anonymous VPNs or TOR. When connected, all internet traffic from your computer will pass through UTORvpn. You will sign into UTORvpn using your UTORid and password.