Zoom Conferencing Services


Zoom offers UCSC faculty, staff, and students a variety of online communication and collaboration tools that provides video, web, and audio conferencing all with an intuitive and easy-to-use interface. To read about the Zoom UC agreement, visit: http://cio.ucop.edu/

Telephone/Video/Web Conferencing

  • No account needed to attend a meeting.
  • No reservations required.
  • Maximum 50 participants.
  • To host meetings Basic Account (student) is limited to 40 minutes, Pro Account  (staff/faculty) no time restriction.
  • Call in number for Audio is NOT toll free. You might be charged for long distance depending on your telephone plan. 
  • Screen sharing is available.
  • Virtual whiteboard share.
  • Recording available.
  • 24/7 support by Zoom technicians.

Start Using Zoom

If you do not plan to host a Zoom meeting, there is no need to sign up for the service. You may participate in a Zoom meeting at anytime. 

To host a Zoom meeting, sign up at: ucsc.zoom.us

General Information

Coming Soon

  • Webinar Hosting (over 50 participants)
  • Zoom Rooms (location specific)
  • Other specialty and add-on products

Get Help

Visit the Zoom help and training web page for more information.