Zoom, Education vs Basic Accounts
UIUC Zoom Education accounts have more features than the free Basic account. This article lists the major differences.
Users with a Basic account will see that they are only able to host meetings up to 40 minutes in length. However, Zoom users with a Basic account are able to participate in meetings hosted by a licensed UIUC Zoom user for up to 24 hours in length. Eligible users on the UIUC campus will have a UIUC Zoom Education account.
Are you missing features? Please see "Zoom, Why do I only have Zoom 'Basic' Access".
The following is a list of Basic and UIUC Zoom Education account feature differences.
|BASIC||UIUC Zoom Education|
|Host group meetings up to 40 mins||Host group meetings up to 24 hours|
|Host up to 100 participants||Host up to 300 participants|
|Unlimited number of meetings||Unlimited number of meetings|
|Online support||Online support|
|Video conferencing||Video conferencing|
|Web conferencing||Web conferencing|
|Group collaboration features||Group collaboration features|
|1/2 GB of MP4 or M4A cloud recording|
|Interoperability with Kaltura (Media Space)|
|Skype for Business (Lync) interoperability|
|Custom Personal meeting ID|
|Optional Large Meetings and Webinars|