The VCU Zoom Blog

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About VCU Zoom

Zoom is a software-based video conferencing solution available to all current VCU faculty, staff and students to support the university’s teaching, learning, research and collaboration missions.

Licenses are granted to eligible users who log in with their eID at

The VCU Zoom account includes a sub-account for departments that deal with HIPAA-related data. These accounts will include certain limitations and restrictions to comply with the law.

Users in the VCU Health System may acquire Zoom licenses on the VCUHS Zoom account at This account is owned and maintained by VCUHS and is separate and distinct from the VCU Zoom account operated by VCU Technology Services.

A comprehensive overview of VCU Zoom is available at

Questions or concerns related to VCU Zoom should be directed to