LSU Zoom Quick Start Guide

Signing in to LSU Zoom

1. Go to and click Login

Zoom login button


2. Use your LSUMail account (e.g. to login. Please note, if you are off-campus, you may be required to follow additional steps to prove your identity. If you need assistance or more information about this step, please see Office365: Logging in with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

Office365 Sign-in screen




Host a Meeting (After Logging In)

1. To create an instant meeting, choose Host a Meeting from the top right corner of your Zoom account page. You may choose to host a meeting with video or without video.

Zoom hosting a meeting


2. After you enter the meeting dialog, use the Invite icon to invite participants.

Zoom meeting invite


3. To create a scheduled meeting, choose the My Meetings option from the left menu on your Zoom account page. Click on Schedule a New Meeting and follow the prompts.

Zoom schedule meeting


Join a Meeting

1. You may click on the meeting URL in a meeting invite.

2. Or you may choose “Join a Meeting” from the top right of your Zoom account page.

Zoom join a meeting button


3. You will be prompted to enter a meeting ID or Personal Link Name, whichever came with your meeting invitation.

Join meeting or personal link field



For questions or issues that you may have with Zoom, please see the following article: LSU Zoom: Troubleshooting & FAQ.


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