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UC Riverside now offers general branded templates in Canva for campus partners. Canva is an online design and publishing tool which utilizes templates, allowing users without design experience or tools to build beautiful and customizable graphics, anywhere from an Instagram post, to printable, multi-page documents, and more.

Image of UC Riverside branded templates within Canva's interface

Sign Up for Canva

Any campus partner can use these UCR branded Canva templates using a free Canva account. UCR Schools, Colleges, Student Affairs Departments and other units with access to the University Communications Canva Enterprise account, please log in here or request assistance through .

UCR-branded Canva Templates

Training for Canva

For those who are new to Canva, we recommend starting with Canva's Design School. This free online course will help users get started and provides basic knowledge of the tools within the program.

For additional training and specific questions, University Communications provides monthly one-hour training sessions. To register, send an email to  with the email addresses of those who wish to attend and date they are available. If the requested date is open, registrants will be added to the calendar and receive a zoom invitation prior to class (class size is limited to 5 participants).

If you wish to schedule a training session for your team, please email .


For questions, assistance, or to request access to the UC Riverside Canva Enterprise account, please email