Using Zoom or Webex for learning at JMU

Your instructors may use synchronous conferencing tools such as Zoom or Webex for real-time interaction (with video and audio) for online or hybrid classes.

On this page, you’ll find advice on getting started on learning with Zoom or Webex at JMU. For personalized help, contact the JMU IT Help Desk (for questions about Zoom or Webex outside of Canvas) or the Library Tech Support team (for questions about Webex in Canvas).

Zoom for students

Zoom is a synchronous online communication system supported by JMU. Learn more on JMU IT’s Zoom page.

Students can host Zoom meetings for group work and other virtual meetings. 

Get help with Zoom

Use Webex as a JMU student

Webex is an online web conferencing tool supported by JMU. Learn more on JMU IT’s Webex page.

Students can host Webex meetings for group work and other virtual meetings. Log in with your eID and password at jmudukes.webex.com. In these meetings, you can share files, chat face-to-face using video, and share your screen to display professional virtualized presentations.

Get help with Webex