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

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Faculty Articles

Contains articles on scheduling live Zoom meetings within Canvas and adding a link for office hours.

Student Articles

Quick reference guide and articles to schedule, host, and record Zoom meetings and embed recordings into Canvas.


Frequently-Asked Questions and Known Issues for faculty, students and staff.

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Pinned Article Activate your CSU Chico Zoom Account

Your Chico State Zoom account enables you to host meetings, secure meetings, record to the cloud, transfer cloud recordings to Kaltura media,

Pinned Article Getting Started with Zoom at Chico State

This article organizes all of the Zoom knowledge base articles by "big picture" process flow.

Pinned Article Hosting & Recording a Zoom Meeting at Chico State

All students, faculty and staff can host and record their own Zoom meetings. You can start a Zoom meeting for multiple participants or just yourself if you want to record a screenshare. Zoom cloud recordings automatically transfer to your Kaltura media library for longer-term storage.

Pinned Article Installing & Updating Zoom

Instructions for downloading and installing Zoom, with references to Activating 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

Frequently asked Zoom questions

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.

Options for Scheduling & Starting Zoom Meetings at Chico State

You can start Zoom meetings from the Chico State Zoom portal, the Zoom desktop client, Canvas, mobile app, or Microsoft Outlook.
Choose the option that makes the most sense for you.