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UW Zoom Video Conferencing


Available for: Instructors Students Staff

Sign in to UW Zoom

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

About UW Zoom

Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, group messaging, and provides the option to record. Zoom offers high quality video, audio, and wireless screen-sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux, Chrome OS, iOS, Android, Blackberry, Zoom Rooms, and H.323/SIP room systems. Zoom provides HIPAA- and FERPA-compliant video collaboration.

UW Zoom Pro

UW Zoom Pro is now free to current faculty, students and staff.

Host online meetings of unlimited duration with up to 300 participants.

Sign in to UW Zoom

If you use Zoom to provide medical care or to discuss patient data, sign in to HIPAA UW Zoom Pro.

Zoom helps you to

  • Participate in group video chat during online class sessions
  • Host virtual office hours
  • Collaborate remotely on research
  • Share screens and host real-time video conversations
  • 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)

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


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


How-to: Sign in to UW Zoom

How-to: Join a UW Zoom Meeting

Questions about UW Zoom? Contact

Last reviewed March 3, 2020