As of June 1, 2018, SFASU has acquired a campus license for Zoom, a leading video conferencing solution. This product is available to all faculty, staff and students to use. It is available for use as a standalone product and has also been integrated with D2L as its video conferencing/lecture capture solution.

CTL is offering workshops this summer with information about how to use Zoom inside or outside D2L, including best practices for using Zoom for lecture capture and web conferencing. These workshops will be held at 2 p.m. in Library 219 on:

  • June 6

  • June 11

  • June 25

  • July 9

  • August 6

For more information and to register, log into mySFA, select the Employee tab, choose myTraining, and browse for Intro to Zoom.

To set up your Zoom account, follow these steps:


  1. Open a browser and navigate to

  2. Click the "Sign in" button. You will be presented the SFA single sign-on page.

  3. Sign in with the same credentials you use to sign in to mySFA and D2L. You will be directed to Zoom.


Your account is now setup!


Zoom offers a number of video tutorials to help you learn to use the product. To view to the video tutorials, visit:


In particular, we recommend the following:


For general information:

Join a Meeting

Schedule a Meeting


For more advanced functions:

Meeting Controls

Scheduling a Meeting with Outlook

Closed Captioning

Recording a Zoom Meeting

Sharing your Screen




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