Zoom is a cloud-based collaboration tool that allows for video/audio conferencing from anywhere from any device. Zoom is another tool available to UMB users to support telework and tele-education.  

Get Started Using Zoom

How to Access Zoom

If you have an existing Zoom account, it will automatically be migrated to the UMB sponsored account the first time you login using your UMID and password. 

How to Use Zoom

UMB approved Zoom Virtual Backgrounds

Additional Resources

Webinar, Large Meetings (500+ participants) and other add-on services must be paid separately by each department or school.    Please email the Helpdesk (Help@umaryland.edu) if you would like to purchase an add-on service.  For quick processing, it is recommended to pay by credit card.  Review the existing “Zoom Add-on” price list which includes Internet2 discount pricing.

Zoom Security

The UMB-sponsored account has a Business Associates Agreement (BAA) and the required security compliance documents from Zoom that ensure high levels of security for confidential content covered under state and federal laws and regulations (e.g., HIPAA, FERPA). 

UMB Support

If you have questions or issues using Zoom, please contact the IT Help Desk at 410-706-4357 (HELP) or send an email to help@umaryland.edu.