Zoom is Chico State’s video conferencing solution available to all students, faculty, and staff.

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Faculty Blackboard / Zoom Support

Contains Zoom information for faculty, focusing specifically on the Zoom integration with Blackboard Learn, along with specific tips for managing student participation in meetings.

Student Quick Reference Guides

Contains a quick reference guide for Accessing Zoom Meetings through Blackboard Learn as well as Hosting & Recording a Zoom Meeting.

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Pinned Article Activate your CSU Chico Zoom Account

Instructions for activating your Zoom account for Chico State. This is a one time only task for faculty, students and staff who want to host and record their own Zoom meetings.
There are also instructions for adding a profile picture and creating your own Personal Meeting room. .

Pinned Article Installing Zoom for Desktop, Mobile, Outlook, etc.

Instructions for downloading and installing Zoom, with references to Acttivating your Chico State Zoom account and signing in to your Chico State Zoom account

Pinned Article Sign in to your Chico State Zoom Account Using SSO

With the increased usage of Zoom in the past year, it is critical that every single faculty member, student and staff member understand how to verify that they are signed in to Zoom using single-sign on. This ensures features such as unlimited meeting times, recording and breakout rooms will work correctly.

Pinned Article Zoom Frequently Asked Questions

Your frequently asked questions answered.

Allow Participants to Choose a Breakout Room

Allowing Participants to choose their own breakout room is a great way to help participants easily maneuver in and out of breakout rooms. This option is available after Breakout Rooms are created during the meeting.

Playing Music in Zoom

Music can set the mood and tone for your Zoom meeting. See how to share computer sound during screen share and a trick for focusing audience attention.

Scheduling a Meeting from the Zoom Portal

You can schedule a Zoom meeting a variety of ways, including from the desktop client, Outlook, Google calendar etc.
This article links you directly to Zoom's helpful tutorials for scheduling meetings.

Sharing & Annotating in Zoom

Contains instructions for starting a screen share, enabling annotation, annotating on a shared screen, annotating on a shared Zoom whiteboard, and the benefits of annotating on a shared Zoom whiteboard using a tablet.

Some Zoom Login Options Disabled

Describes CSU Chico Zoom login options

Viewing and Editing your Personal Meeting Room

Your Personal Meeting Room is a virtual meeting room permanently reserved for you that you can access with your Personal Meeting ID (PMI) or personal link, if applicable.

Managing Waiting Rooms as Meeting Host

Beginning April 20th 2020, waiting rooms are now enabled by default for all Zoom education accounts. Find out how to effectively manage your waiting settings, participants in your waiting room, etc.

Pre-Assigning Participants to Breakout Rooms

Find out how to set up and pre-assign students to Zoom Breakout Rooms.