Using Zoom in remote and online classes 

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs.

Zoom has become an essential tool for holding virtual office hours and delivering online course content that requires synchronous interactionsIf you’re using Zoom in your remote classes this fall, check out the following tips to ensure a successful experience: 

For more information on Zoom and other remote teaching tools, see Facilitating Learning RemotelyNeed additional support? Contact the Office of Distance Learning at 850-644-4635submit a ticket for technical support, or visit us at 


*If these two emails do not match, add the Zoom email address to your Canvas account and then “star” it to make it your preferred Canvas email address. This ensures that your Zoom account settings carry over to your course Zoom meetings.   

COVID-19 LINKS: Guide to Remote Teaching | Coronavirus Updates Working Remotely FSU Alerts