Setting up a recurring meeting and sharing the link with students

  1. Open a browser and go to
  2. Log in using your Michigan Tech account name and password. All faculty, staff, and students have access to Zoom.
  3. It is recommended a recurring meeting be set up for each course being taught. Please note if you plan to use a poll, you will need to create individual meetings for each session, as polls are linked to the meeting.
    Zoom schedule a new meeting dailog box showing the location of the recurring meeting check box
  4. Under Meeting Options, the following options are available:
    • Record the meeting automatically (this is recommend for most instructors).
    • In the Cloud (recommended, and required if you are using the Panopto-Zoom Integration)
    • Enable Join Before Host. (NOT recommended if you are using the "Record meeting automatically" feature).Meeting setup boc with Record the meeting manually, in the cloud option highlighted.
  5. Invite attendees.
  6. Use the Google Calendar tool or the copy tool next to the Invite Attendees option. 
  7. Sharing this link in your Canvas course shell is highly recommended. An alternative is to add the meeting to Google Calendar and share the meeting with students as a meeting invitation.
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