Zoom is a cloud-based video communications service that offers the ability to create high-quality online meetings, classes, and events that leverages Instant Messaging, video conferencing, breakout rooms, screen-sharing, and whiteboards.

 Login to Zoom at DU: http://udenver.zoom.us

Zoom 24 Hour Support: call (888) 799-9666 option  2

Current Zoom System Status

Why might I use Zoom?

  • Faculty can hold virtual office hours and invite remote guests into the classroom for a presentation. Students can meet online to chat and work on a group project.
  • Staff can work from home while keeping in touch and participating in staff meetings.
  • Committees and working groups can conduct job interviews or review documents with participants across the globe.
  • All meetings can be recorded by the meeting host.

Who can use Zoom?

All faculty, staff and students can use this service and will login with their University credentials. Outside participants can join via a sharable URL, and the meetings can be restricted to invited users or even further protected with a password unique to the meeting itself.

How do I get started?

Zoom offers a great set of online training and support resources that are listed below in the next section.  However, if you are ready to quickly get started with connecting to Zoom at DU, click on the link below:

Using Zoom at DU – A Canvas Course with step-by-step instructions

Getting Started with Zoom at DU (IT@DU website)

Training and Support Resources:

Zoom also provides excellent online resources at their website, including 24/7 phone support at 1.888.799.9666 ext 2 or +1.650.397.6096 ext 2.

Support Website

Video Tutorials

Live Online Training

Zoom – Getting Started with PC and Mac (.pdf) (via Zoom Video Corporation: DU-specific instructions may be slightly different than you’ll read on this document)

Still have questions? Contact Alex Martinez (alex.martinez@du.edu) or  Create an Incident for Information Technology to assist with Zoom.


Zoom Meeting Controls

Scheduling a Meeting

Join a Meeting

More Video Tutorials

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