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UC San Diego Zoom - Video and Web Conferencing

Learn about Zoom, UC San Diego's web-based teleconference and video conference solution.

UC San Diego Zoom Web/Video Conferencing

Zoom allows for video, audio, and screen sharing between participants. It can be used from any computer, laptop, tablet, or phone, and it works on PC, Mac, Android and iOS devices.

All campus faculty, staff, teaching assistants and enrolled students currently have Zoom Pro Meeting accounts. If you need capacity greater than 300 attendees, Zoom Large Meeting and Zoom Webinar licenses are available. 

Anyone in the world can join a Zoom meeting, but only a host can start/schedule meetings.


ucsd-health.jpgUC San Diego Health has a separate instance of Zoom for Health Sciences.
UC San Diego Health faculty and staff can create Zoom accounts at

Getting Started

  1. Download Zoom for your computer or mobile device.
  2. Click Sign In to claim your UC San Diego Zoom Pro account using Single Sign-On (SSO)
  3. Use the app or webpage to start, join, or schedule meetings.


"Zoom Bombing" Prevention and Reports

Secure your online meetings campus notice and Zoombombing prevention (Knowledge Base) page.

Zoom or Remote Classes: Available Spaces on Campus

Check out the following locations on campus to attend remote classes in peace:


The Geisel Library and Biomedical Library Building offer more than 30 dedicated study rooms. Spaces can be reserved in advance for your remote course.

  • The Libraries also feature plenty of first-come, first-served study space. View real-time availability to know how busy a space is before you arrive.
  • Note: The Biomedical Library Building is a great option for commuters due to its proximity to the Osler parking structure.

Computer Labs

UC San Diego maintains dozens of open-access computer labs dedicated for student use.

Other Convenient Spots

Questions? Submit a ticket on the Support Portal or email us at
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