Web/Video Conferencing

Zoom

Zoom is available as the standard web conferencing application to any faculty or staff member, School or department by request. To request access, please create a ticket on Freshservice. Note: By default, licenses will be assigned on a temporary, per use basis. If the request is for a longer period of time or for a permanent basis, that should be noted in the request.

New to Zoom? Training is available at the Zoom Help Center

Canvas Conferences – Big Blue Button Platform 

What’s New: User Interface Update as of April 20, 2019

The BigBlueButton Conferences interface has been redesigned using HTML5 for improved usability. This change makes the Conferences interface faster and easier to use and removes the requirement for extensions or plugins such as Adobe Flash for audio/video sharing and Javascript for screen sharing.

Supported Browsers

Use Chrome or Firefox when accessing from your desktop computer and use Chrome or Safari on mobile devices.   The new Conferences interface is not supported on Internet Explorer or Edge browsers.

Learn More

Watch this 6 minute Big Blue Button – Moderator/Presenter Interface video

Watch this 5 minute Big Blue Button – Viewer Interface video