Getting Started With Zoom

Zoom is a newly available, feature-rich and accessible videoconferencing service that includes options for online meetings, chat rooms, webinars, and mobile collaboration.
Features and benefits
  • Available for UM-Flint faculty, staff and students
  • HD video and audio
  • Built-in collaboration features
  • End-to-end encryption for all meetings
  • Recording and transcripts
  • Streamlined calendaring
  • Team chat
  • Visit the Zoom page for more information, or access the tool directly at
  • Call in to a Zoom meeting by phone at +1 646 876 9923, followed by the meeting ID when prompted.
  • Install Zoom for GSuite add-on to schedule meetings from Gmail and Google Calendar.
Using Zoom in blackboard

Read how to integrate Zoom into your course here.

Watch the video below to learn how to integrate Zoom into your course.

Additional Helpguides
Support and training

Zoom and Ann Arbor ITS are partnering to offer UM-Flint faculty, staff, and students live training sessions along with two 30-minute drop-in Q&A sessions. For a complet list, check out Zoom Training & Drop-in Q&A Sessions.

Additional Assitance: Contact the OEL Helpdesk at or Submit a Work Ticket.