Web Conferencing Using Zoom

""Zoom is a web conferencing system (video-centric) with video, audio, whiteboard, chat, and other tools to engage students in a synchronous (live) online environment. ISU Zoom accounts have been enabled with end-to-end encryption to facilitate HIPAA based compliance requirements.   

All courses in Moodle ISU can add a Zoom meeting using the Add an activity or resource within your Moodle course if you have an ISU Zoom account.

Faculty Resources

Getting Started with Zoom

  1. Request an ISU Zoom Account (Faculty/Staff Only)

  2. Download the Zoom Launcher

  3. Get familiar with your platform:

  4. Access your ISU Zoom account at Zoom.us/signin

    • Use your Zoom login credentials, Forgot your password?

    • Use the “sign in with Google”, use your ISU gmail credentials

  5. Schedule Meetings

  6. Need help? Set up a training appointment

Student Resources

By default, students do not need a Zoom account to participate in meetings. However, if they would like to host their own meetings or use some of the features found is zoom they can request an ISU Basic/Student account

Getting Started with Zoom

  1. Request an ISU Zoom Account (Basic/Student users)

  2. Download the Zoom Launcher

  3. Get familiar with your platform:

  4. Access your ISU Zoom account at Zoom.us/signin

    • Use your Zoom login credentials, Forgot your password?

    • Use the “sign in with Google”, use your ISU Gmail credentials

  5. Join Meetings

  6. Schedule Meetings

Training Resources

For more information about using Zoom contact the ITRC at (208) 282-5880

For Technical support, contact the support at Support.zoom.us

Go back to the eLearning Technology Policies and Resources at ISU page

Web Conferencing Alternatives

Note: These tools are available to all users at Idaho State University, however, there will be limited support for these tools. 

Google Meet Image result for google meet

Google Meet is a video conferencing app. It shows a "join" button for users to connect to the meeting and provides options to mute and turn off the video during the meeting.

Google Hangouts Image result for google hangouts

Google Hangouts is a unified communications service that enables text, voice, or video chats, either one-on-one or in a group.

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