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Zoom Video/Web Conferencing

About Zoom

Keene State Zoom is a full-featured video and collaborative technology available to KSC faculty, staff, and students. Zoom unifies cloud video/web conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging into one easy-to-use platform. Zoom accounts allow for video, audio, and content sharing from any device including Windows and Mac computers, Android and iOS devices.

KSC faculty and students can use Zoom in conjunction with Canvas to have virtual class meetings, hold online office hours, or to bring guest speakers to classes from afar. Faculty can record these meetings and post them in Canvas for their students to review.

Features and uses

  • Real-time high-definition video/audio conferencing using your computer or mobile device
  • Up to 300 participants for meetings and 500 for webinars
  • Screen sharing
  • Instant Messaging
  • Group Collaboration
  • Interviews
  • Virtual Class Meetings
  • Online Office Hours
  • Off-Campus Guest Speakers
  • Student project meetings
  • And more

Get Started

To create a Zoom meeting, use your KSC NetID and password to create or sign into your Zoom account.

To create a webinar, complete a Zoom Webinar Request Form to request a license. Learn the difference between a Zoom meeting and webinar.

Use the mobile app or webpage and follow the steps on our tip sheet to start, join, or schedule meetings.


If you are using a desktop computer, you will need a web cam. Web cams are available through the ITG HelpDesk and can be reserve using our online media request form.

Where can I learn more about using Zoom?

You may view the Keene Zoom, Zoom YouTube Channel, or Zoom Help Center for additional information.

How to protect your Zoom Event/Best Practices


How to Keep Party Crashers from Crashing your Zoom Event

Need Help

Contact the IT Group HelpDesk at 603-358-2532, email or stop by our office on the 2nd floor of Elliot Hall.

Contact Information Technology

HelpDesk Phone & Email

Where We Are:
Elliot Hall, 2nd Floor, Rm. 243

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Academic Year Hours:
Mon-Thurs: 7:45 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Summer Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.