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Class Planning

Required to-dos:
1. Clery Act trainingA U.S. Department of Education mandated training; Please send your compliance certification to the Academic Programs Coordinator, Jordan Jacobs, at
2. Family Educational Rights and Privacy ActBoise State University requires this confidentiality agreement be completed; Please send your completed confidentiality agreement to the Academic Programs Coordinator, Jordan Jacobs, at
3. Textbooks and class materialsIf you did not receive a personalized link, head to the Bronco Shop Faculty Course Material Adoptions page. Select SUBMIT ADOPTIONS HERE. Follow the prompts to select materials for your course. You must fill out this form even if you do not use a textbook; just check “No Text Required.”

Bronco Shop and LTS partnered to provide course material access and affordability. To utilize this partnership’s efforts, add the “Course Materials” tool to your Canvas menu by accessing “Settings” in Canvas, selecting the “Navigation” tab, and dragging the “Course Materials” tool up to your active menu items
Optional to-dos:
1. Academic calendarBoise State University’s Academic Calendar specifies the policy deadlines, by semester and session, for the following: registration, adding and dropping classes, and withdrawals
2. Academic integrityView the resources for instructors to promote academic integrity
3. Canvas training Learn more about setting up your Canvas through a variety of training options
4. GradesView the Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about submitting grades and due dates or view a visual representation of the directions to submit grades
5. PrintingIf you need any photocopies or testing materials, please email your request to with at least 48 hours notice
6. Syllabi templateUtilize this template as a starting place for your syllabus
7. SuppliesAll classrooms have an instructor’s computer, AV and internet connections, whiteboards, and markers are supplied by the Facilities Operations and Maintenance (FOM) department. If additional markers are required, please write the need on the whiteboard for the evening Maintenance personnel

If your class requires unique supplies, please complete the SPS spending request form with specific details and SPS Team Support will try to accommodate the request. Please note, most supplies need to be ordered with two weeks’ notice when possible