Zoom is a web-conferencing system that meets a variety of synchronous collaboration needs such as meetings, webinars and hybrid learning spaces. View Zoom's Getting Started page for more information about the capabilities of the system. If you would like some more information on good practices for web-conferencing, you may download the UMOnline Web-conferencing guidelines

Standalone Access

As we pilot Zoom, limited licenses are available to faculty, staff and administrators. A Zoom license can be arranged by contacting Scott Holgate in IT.

Recommended Browser

The recommended browsers for Zoom are Chrome or Firefox. Other browsers also work with Zoom.


Zoom has a host fo features: 

Additional information can be found by reviewing the Features Documentation.

Training and Support

For help with your Zoom session, please view the Zoom tutorials page or contact Scott Christensen at (406) 243-5322 or scott.christensen@umontana.edu. To request a training session or IT Short Course, contact Marlene Zentz at (406) 243-6434 or marlene.zentz@umontana.edu.

Feedback on Zoom

We are looking to learn more about your impressions of the tool, and how it can serve to meet you teaching, learning and other web-conferencing needs. Please take a moment to complete this Survey on Zoom.