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Rutgers offers three primary video conferencing services: Cisco Webex, Zoom, and Microsoft Teams. Additional information on each of these services is below.


Easy-to-use web conferencing tool enabling collaboration through online meetings and video conferencing.
To sign up to webex and to find additional resources Visit here

Quick start guide
New to Webex? Here is everything you need to get started right away.

Video tutorial
Please note that the training video will require use of the VPN if being accessed remotely.


Webex offerings

How to use Webex Meetings
Find information about using individual accounts, group accounts or providing IT support to end-users with either type of account.

How to use Webex Training
The Webex training tool lets you convey information to large groups or individual users. Here’s a step-by-step guide to get you started.

How to use Webex Events
The Webex events tool lets hundreds of people attend from their desks. Here are step-by-step instructions for getting started.



Web conferencing tool with a combination of video, voice, content sharing, and chat functions for online meetings.
To sign up and to find additional resources Visit here
Creating a Rutgers Zoom account
View instructions of how to create your own Rutgers Zoom account.

Quick start guide
Zoom offers a quick start guide that walks you through getting started with your new account.

Zoom FAQs
Read through some frequently asked questions about Zoom and what it has to offer the Rutgers community.

Virtual backgrounds
Check out how to add virtual backgrounds to your account, including images of Rutgers.

Microsoft Teams

A communication and collaboration platform that integrates with Microsoft Office 365 for Rutgers students, faculty, and staff.
To sign up and to find additional resources Visit here
What is Teams?
Learn the ins and outs of Teams with how-to guides, tips, and more.

Getting Started
Here’s what you need to know to start using Microsoft Teams.

Have questions about working with Microsoft Teams? Check out our FAQ.

Getting Help
Get support with a variety of features available from Microsoft Teams.

Use Cases
Check out some common uses for Teams.

Selecting the Right Team
Get familiar with ways to put your team together.