The University of Iowa

Zoom Meetings Application

We highly encourage individuals to download and install the Zoom application before their first Zoom meeting to ensure the best experience.

Installation & Login

Getting Started


Using the Zoom desktop application  

  1. Open Zoom (If not installed, you can install from the top link here (Zoom Client for Meetings))
  2. Click 'Sign in'
  3. Choose 'Sign in with SSO' and enter 'uiowa' for domain
  4. Sign in with a HawkID and password

Once logged in to the Zoom desktop program, you can:

  • Click 'Schedule' to schedule a meeting
  • Choose 'Join' to access an existing meeting with a 'Meeting ID or Personal Link Name'
  • Choose to 'Start with video' or 'Start without video'
  • Access 'Contacts' or 'Chats'