All current and retired employees, students, and alumni have free access to a basic Zoom account by using their Antioch email address to sign up.
What is Zoom?
Zoom is a video and audio conferencing tool which makes online meetings and mobile connection easy. The web-conferencing platform provides a high quality experience which works on a wide range of devices and operating systems including MacOS, iOS, Windows, and Android. You are encouraged to explore and try out Zoom’s collaborative and interactive features!
Antioch Zoom License Types
Basic accounts allow for one-to-one sessions of unlimited duration and group sessions of 40 minutes for up to 300 participants. Zoom meetings provide HD quality video and audio, active speaker and gallery views, screen sharing, telephone call-in, desktop and application sharing, private and group chat, and a variety of other features.
Licensed (formerly Pro) accounts have all the functions of a Basic account plus group sessions with up to 24 hour meeting duration, a custom Personal Meeting ID, cloud recording via Antioch's Zoom cloud storage space, assign alternative hosts, and other specialized features. If you are faculty or full time staff, you may request a Licensed account through the Antioch Help Desk. Part-time staff and students should contact their academic or administrative department regarding Licensed account availability.
Antioch’s Zoom Webinar account enables broadcasts for up to 500 participants with live Q&A features. Access to Zoom Webinar is available upon request through the Antioch Help Desk.
How to Request Licensed Zoom Accounts for Your Department
Department administrators and coordinators can request Licensed Zoom accounts for general departmental use (using a departmental email account) or in bulk on behalf of the members of their organizational unit. Note that all individuals for which you request a Licensed account must qualify for one. Submit a request to the Antioch Help Desk and include the email address(es), first and last name (if applicible), department, and any other details that may be relevant, with the request. Please consult the Zoom Licensed Account Distribution Guidelines for additional criteria for assigning Licensed accounts.
Zoom's YouTube Channel
Zoom's YouTube channel has dozens of video related to Zoom, including video presentations from Zoomtopia, Zoom's annual conference.
Antioch Produced Zoom Videos