Canvas Badges (formerly Badgr) has announced changes to its platform. If you use Canvas Badges, be sure to follow along with the following updates.

What is new?

  • New User Interface

New User Interface

It is now time to update to the new “Groups” in Canvas Badges. If you are currently using the old Badges interface and see the “Upgrade Course” button in the top right-hand corner, follow these instructions to update to Groups.


Canvas User Interface Redesign

Chapman University uses the free version of Canvas Badges. To see the options available in the free version, visit the Comparing Canvas Badges Basic to Canvas Credentials.

If you have any questions about using Badges in Canvas, please contact the Canvas Team. You can visit us in the Virtual Tech Hub, schedule a 1:1 meeting, or email us at