Zoom Web Conferencing

Overview

Zoom is one of the recommended conferencing technologies available for use at USD. Zoom conferencing is available for use within D2L and is also available for use as a standalone conferencing solution. Zoom allows you to have online meetings with anyone who has an internet connection. You can connect to a meeting in progress, start a new meeting or schedule a future meeting.

Note: As a meeting host, please review Securing Zoom Meetings to prevent Zoombombing.

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Benefits
  • Instructors can use Zoom for class participation and to share information and documents in online meetings
  • All Zoom recordings will be automatically machine captioned
Available To

Zoom is available for USD Faculty, Students and Staff.

Note: When using a Student Basic account, if the meeting exceeds 2 attendees there is a 40-minute time limit. If using a faculty or Licensed account the maximum number of meeting attendees is 300 with no time limit.

Cost

There is currently no cost to use the Zoom service.