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Niagara University offers Zoom accounts to all faculty, staff, and students. To access your Zoom account, please visit and sign in with your PurplePass credentials. 

  • Canvas ZoomProd: Schedule Recurring Class Meetings

    This video shows you how to schedule class meetings via Canvas ZoomProd.

  • Adding a Recurring Zoom to Canvas Navigation Menu

    If you want to schedule a recurring Zoom meeting, you can add this link to your Canvas Course's navigation menu to help students find your online classroom quickly and easily. This guards against their having to keep track of the link all semester long.

  • Zoom + Canvas

    This video shows you how to schedule a reoccurring Zoom meeting in the Zoom web portal and then add that meeting to your Canvas course's navigation menu. It also covers how to use the Zoom client application.

  • Join a Zoom Meeting

    This video explains how to join an instant meeting through an email invite, an instant messaging invite, from the browser, from the Zoom desktop and mobile application, from a landline or mobile phone, and with a H.323 or SIP device.

  • Zoom Meeting Controls

    This 10-minute video introduces you to the Zoom Meeting Controls, like sharing content, videos, and managing participants.

  • Zoom Breakout Rooms

    Breakout rooms allow you to split your Zoom meeting in up to 50 separate sessions. The meeting host can choose to split the participants of the meeting into these separate sessions automatically or manually, and can switch between sessions at any time.