Zoom Guide



Downloading Zoom

Once you have signed up or logged into the Zoom webpage, the desktop app will auto-download. You can also download Zoom from the link below:

Download Zoom

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Sign in Using MyCalstateLA Account

You can log into Zoom using your MyCalstateLA account. Click the link below:

Cal State LA Zoom

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How to Join a Meeting

There are four ways you can access a Zoom meeting: Cal State LA Zoom link, through your Moodle course, input the meeting ID in Zoom, or input the meeting ID on the Zoom website.

  1. Cal State LA Zoom link:
    • Click the Zoom link.
    • Login using your MyCalstateLA account. You can access your Zoom student account automatically.
  2. Zoom Link on Moodle Course:
    • Click to log in to your Moodle course.
    • Go to the course.
    • Click on the Zoom link in your course. 
  3. Inputting Meeting ID on Zoom:
    • Open up the Zoom program, and here you can either Sign In or Join a Meeting.
    • If you click Sign In:
      • Enter your Zoom ID.
      • In the Zoom main menu, select Join (the plus icon button).
      • In the next pop up, enter in the Meeting ID or Meeting Room Name. Enter in your name.
      • Select Join after you are done adjusting settings.
    • If you click Join a meeting:
      • Enter in the Meeting ID or Meeting Room Name, and enter in your name.
      • Select Join after you are done adjusting settings.
  4. Inputting Meeting ID on Zoom Website:
    • Click the Zoom link to join.
    • Input the Meeting ID.

Access the Zoom help page on joining a meeting for additional help.

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How to Host a Meeting

Click the link below and click on Host a Meeting, either with Video On or Video Off. Login using your MyCalstateLA ID.

Host a Meeting

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