Zoom is a web conferencing platform that is used for audio and/or video conferencing. It includes services such as Zoom meetings, Zoom Rooms, and Zoom Phone. Zoom is Davidson's primary phone and video conferencing platform. The Zoom Phone system also provides service for emergency blue light phones, elevator phones, call boxes and faxes across campus.
Zoom is preinstalled on all Davidson-managed computers. The Zoom app can also be installed by users on their personal devices.
Manage Zoom Settings
✓ Employees with college-issued computers
✓ Public access to emergency telephones
✓ Web conferencing
✓ Phone calls
✓ Video calls
✓ Emergency Phones
✓ Elevator Phones
→ For emergency support if emergency phones or call boxes are not available, call 911 on a cell phone. For non-emergency support call Davidson Campus Police at 704-892-7773.
→ For information on Zoom Phone, including setting up voicemails, see the Getting Started with Zoom Phone Guide.
→ For information on using Zoom for video conferencing, see About Zoom Meetings.
→ If you have problems with seeing/hearing on Zoom, make sure you are on a secure Wifi network like eduroam (not DavidsonGuest).
→ For issues with Zoom, please see the links below for support articles, or submit a ticket by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Licenses are individual, no sharing is allowed.
Data in Zoom should be monitored by meeting hosts. Zoom provides a selection of meeting participant data accessible at zoom.davidson.edu.
There is no additional fee for using Zoom when logged in with a Davidson account.