Educational Technology User GuidesZoom Using Breakout RoomsFor Participants: Zoom Meetings with Pre-Assigned Break Out Rooms (Tufts and non Tufts)

For Participants: Zoom Meetings with Pre-Assigned Break Out Rooms (Tufts and non Tufts)

To ensure that your class runs as smoothly as possible, it is important that you are logged into the  Zoom App with your @tufts.edu account. Follow these steps to ensure that your break out room assignment is as quick as possible.

Note:  even if you are logged into canvas, or logged into the website with your @tufts.edu account, you may not be logged into your @tufts.edu account in the app on your computer.

Open the Zoom App on your computer and click on the initials in the upper right

Check your account

You should see your @tufts.edu account (if you are a member of the Tufts community).

Click on 'Switch Account' if needed

Sign in

Do not use the email and password boxes to sign in if you are a tufts user.

Enter 'tufts' into the company domain box
Join your meeting

If you are already in the meeting, you are all set. Otherwise, you can join the meeting by clicking on the link provided, hitting the join button in Canvas, or clicking the home button and joining with the meeting ID number.