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UW Zoom Video Conferencing

Eligibility

Available for: Instructors Students Staff

Sign in to UW Zoom

New to Zoom? Watch a quick video on how to download and sign in to Standard UW Zoom (not HIPAA)

About UW Zoom

Zoom helps you to

  • Share screens and host real-time video conversations
  • Participate in group video chat during online class sessions
  • Host virtual office hours
  • Collaborate remotely on research
  • With a paid add-on, host live web broadcasts to thousands of people worldwide
  • Record to the cloud or computer for easy sharing (storage for 90 days)
  • Conduct HIPAA-compliant telehealth sessions

Zoom is compatible with room systems 

With a paid add-on, Zoom can connect with SIP- or H.323-based video conference devices such as:

  • Polycom
  • Lifesize
  • Cisco

Zoom is mobile friendly

Connect on the go with Zoom iPhone and iPad app and Zoom Android app

Zoom includes a phone conference line 

A free phone conference line is included with your Zoom Pro account. Participants of your web conference can simply dial a phone number and code to enter your meeting. This is helpful if internet access is not available for participants.

UW Zoom Support

Training

Register for a live UW Zoom training session

Zoom also hosts live training sessions. Register here

Watch a recording of the webinar 'Introduction to UW Zoom' -- recorded January 10, 2018.

Introduction to UW Zoom webinar, recorded January 10, 2018.

Online Help Center

UW Zoom FAQ

How-to: Sign in to UW Zoom

How-to: Join a UW Zoom Meeting

Questions about UW Zoom? Contact help@uw.edu

Last reviewed February 9, 2021