Carnegie Mellon University


Zoom is the solution for you. Zoom is the preferred web conferencing solution for Carnegie Mellon University.  Zoom provides a high-quality video, audio, and/or screen sharing solution for conferencing and collaboration. There are three ways Zoom may be used at CMU.

  • Zoom Pro - All students, faculty and staff have immediate access to the Zoom Pro package with their Andrew UserID and password. Once you've installed the software, you get all of the basic Zoom features, like screen sharing, polling, and meeting recording capability, plus unlimited meeting time with up to 300 people, and all at no charge to you via the Zoom App. 

    Note: For more details on logging into Zoom for the first time, visit Get Started with Zoom and choose the Launch Zoom option.

  • Zoom Teaching & Learning - Zoom @ CMU also offers integration with the Canvas LMS. Contact the Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence & Educational Innovation at if you have questions or need assistance with teaching and learning with Zoom.

  • Zoom Add-OnsRoom integration, webinars, or large meeting options are available for an additional cost. Contact for more information.

For most individuals, however, their Zoom Pro access will provide them with everything they need to host and attend meetings.


Available to all students, faculty, and staff.


  • No formal request is needed for Zoom Pro use. Simply download the app, then log in with your Andrew ID to access.
  • Zoom add-ons are available by request to


  • No cost for Zoom Pro use.
  • Zoom add-ons are available for an additional cost.