Zoom software is available for Windows, Mac OS, Android, and iPhone/iPad. Start a meeting or video call and invite others to join with or without an account using email or a shareable URL. Meetings can hold up to 300 participants.
New to Zoom? Sign in with your NetID@umass.edu and password.
Zoom at UMass Amherst is already configured to improve security and reduce the risk of disruptions, such as "Zoom bombing" attacks. We have a few recommended settings to further increase security. These additional options may make Zoom harder to use in some cases, and as a result, they are not enabled by default.
Improve the user experience and try new things with your online meetings using these additional Zoom tips.
- Zoom: Improve the User Experience & Accessibility of Your Virtual Meetings & Class Sessions
- Advanced Zoom Videoconferencing Tips
For larger events, Zoom Webinars support up to 500 attendees in a "listen-only" mode. Request a license for an upcoming event (2 weeks before) or purchase a 12-month subcription.