Using Zoom in Canvas. Top 5 Things to Know

  • Faculty & Staff

Zoom is now fully integrated with Canvas.

  • The integration makes it easy for you to schedule Zoom meetings for your classes, invite students, and share recordings.
  • All faculty, staff and students are eligible for Penn Zoom accounts
  • Create a Zoom account by logging in with your PennKey at https://computing.sas.upenn.edu/zoom

SAS Instructors: Once you have created your Penn Zoom account, you can start using Zoom through Canvas.

Here are the top 5 things you need to know:

  1. You need to activate the Zoom integration in your Canvas site by adding the Zoom and Class recordings feature to your class menu. Read more...
  2. Schedule your class meetings through Canvas so they will be automatically available to your students. Read more...
  3. Already scheduled your class meetings? No worries.  You can easily add meetings that you already scheduled. Read more...
  4. TAs and Co-Hosts are automatically added as Alternative hosts through Canvas, but you can add or remove Alternative Hosts as needed. Read more...
  5. Recordings are automatically posted to Canvas.  When you schedule your Zoom sessions through Canvas, the recordings will be posted your Class Recordings folder and available only to students enrolled in your class. Read more...

 

See full details about the Zoom integration with Canvas at https://infocanvas.upenn.edu/guides/zoom/zoom-for-faculty-staff-tas/