Zoom - Log in to UIC Zoom via local client (Mac/PC/Linux)

Log in to your UIC Zoom account using the Zoom program installed on your computer.

If this is the first time using your UIC Zoom account, first create your account by logging in to the web interface one time.

Check to see if you have Zoom installed on your computer. If you do not, install the Zoom client on your computer.


After you are sure you have a UIC Zoom account and you have Zoom locally installed on your machine, proceed with the log in instructions below.

  1. Open the Zoom program on your computer.
    The location will vary depending on what operating system you use (Mac/PC/Linux)

  2. Choose "Sign In"
    Zoom Local Client initial screen

  3. Choose "Sign in with SSO".
    Do not enter your email and password directly to the Zoom login window.
    Zoom Local Client Sign in with SSO

  4. Zoom will ask what group you are part of. This is the question about your "Company Domain"
    Write "uic" to complete the domain "uic.zoom.us" and click "Continue"
    Zoom Local Client identify UIC as your domain

  5. You will get a new window for Bluestem Authentication. Here is more information about how to login at this screen.
    Enter your netid and password there and click "Log In"
    Bluestem Authentication to UIC services

  6. You will get an additional screen asking for permission to open the Zoom program. You must say yes or consent to allow the program to open. Here is one example, which may be different depending on your computer operating system or your browser:
    Permission to open Zoom after Bluestem Authentication


  7. When you are properly authenticated to your UIC Zoom account in your local client, you will see both your UIC email address and the word "Licensed" in the top left when you choose the Profile icon.
    Zoom UIC Account in local client




Keywords:Zoom, web, conference, video   Doc ID:103607
Owner:Charity C.Group:University of Illinois College of Medicine
Created:2020-07-05 09:45 CDTUpdated:2020-08-04 02:40 CDT
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