Zoom is an online meeting platform that enables you to communicate with students and colleagues in real time.

Using Zoom in your face-to-face classroom? Contact the IT Help Desk for more information and technical assistance.

Zoom Portal

The KU Zoom portal can be accessed at https://kutztown.zoom.us/.

First Time Setup

Technical requirements


General set-up for all users

  • Audio: test and troubleshoot your audio settings.

  • Video: test and troubleshoot your video settings.

Participation via telephone

Technical support


Using Zoom at KU

Creating sessions

Hosting a Session

  • Know the Tools: Information on all of the available host tools.

  • Recording Sessions: recording to the cloud in Zoom and sharing with students.

  • Screen Sharing: Information on sharing content during a session, including applications, presentations, and interactive whiteboards.

  • Breakout Rooms: Creating groups in separate rooms to facilitate collaboration.

  • Managing Participants: Information on managing and promoting participants and privileges.

  • Polling: Using polls to engage participants.

  • Chat: Details on the text-based chat.

Not finding what you need? Visit the Zoom Help Center to view all of the available articles and videos.

Zoom for mobile

Zoom for Mobile Devices: information on using Zoom on phones and tablets.