Zoom Web & Video Conferencing

 Zoom is the leader in modern enterprise video communications, with an easy, reliable cloud platform for video and audio conferencing, chat, and webinars.

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Zoom is USD's video conferencing solution available to all students, faculty, and staff.
Zoom will now be available in classrooms across campus as part of the Fall 2020 Hybrid Classroom. Click here to learn more. 

  • You can access Zoom anywhere on the web or using desktop client.
  • Zoom Meetings allow up to 300 participants to share their audio, video, chat, and screens.
  • Anyone in the world can join a Zoom meeting, but only a host can start and schedule meetings.
  • Zoom works on PC, Mac, Android and iOS devices.
  • Zoom integrates with Blackboard Learn. On-demand training (pre-recorded session).
  • Zoom integrates with Google Apps.
  • Zoom recordings can be stored in the cloud or on the desktop.


Getting Started With Zoom Pro

USD has an enterprise/campus-wide agreement. Gain access to your account below.

  • Activating your Zoom Account
  • Account Transitioning for Current Zoom Users

Download Zoom Pro Client

Staff and Faculty

Scheduling with Zoom

Video Instruction/Tutorials

Additional Training and Support

View more videos and webinars on the Zoom YouTube Channel.play video 


HD video, audio conferencing, dynamic voice detection, desktop and application sharing, personal room or meeting ID, browser integration, MP4/M4A recording, whiteboarding, keyboard/mouse control, password-protected meeting rooms, and more.

For a full list of features, see Zoom's website here: Zoom Features


  • An Internet connection – broadband wired or wireless (3G or 4G/LTE)
  • Speakers and a microphone – built-in or USB plug-in or wireless Bluetooth  
  • HD camera or HD camcorder with video capture card (required only for video)
  • A webcam or HD webcam - built-in or USB plug-in (required only for video)
  • If your computer does not have a built-in camera and you intend to use Zoom repeatedly, we recommend purchasing a Logitech webcam.  
  • For larger conference room sessions, contact help@sandiego.edu for consultation.