Law Center Variation

Optional Settings

Security Settings
Accessing virtual-room through Canvas
Join Online Class” link in Canvas Use Zoom Personal Meeting ID to host office hours
Zoom recording is on by default and is used as the primary recording. It is stored in the Panopto link in each Canvas course. Students can not record on their own. Recordings will become available via the Panopto link in the associated Canvas course site within 24 hours of the end of class. More information on class recordings: Panopto Resources
Share Screen
Only Host* can Share their Screen Host can allow others to share screen through Security panel
Meeting Control Settings
Breakout Rooms
Host* can initiate Breakout Rooms More information on available Breakout Rooms options: Breakout Rooms Tutorial Video
Private chat between attendees is disabled.
Public chat is available to all.
Private chat with Host* is available to all.
More information on disabling Zoom chat:
Controlling Chat Access
All attendees are Muted when they join the Zoom session
Only the Host sharing their screen can use whiteboard annotation.
Students may change their Zoom screen name. This allows them to go by something other than their legal name.
Polling is limited in Law Center class sessions. Faculty may use the generic polls that are preset to conduct polls. Please contact for assistance with alternative polling options

**Faculty are given Host functions in their Zoom virtual-classrooms. To ensure that Host is granted, please log in to Zoom using SSO with your Georgetown NetID before joining your online class.

Click Here for Instructions on Signing In to Zoom