Zoom and Teams

Andrews University has two videoconferencing tools, Zoom and Teams. Need help choosing what to use? See the chart below.

Zoom Teams

Supported by the Center for Digital Learning and Instructional Technology

Supported by Information Technology Services Client Services Department

University settings are set with teaching in mind

University settings are set with collaboration and security in mind
All employees, faculty, adjuncts, staff can have a free Pro account by contacting dlit@andrews.edu Access via Teams.microsoft.com and login with your Andrews account
Download the desktop client or mobile app Download the desktop client or mobile app
Best for teaching Best for collaborative work
Recordings are hosting in Panopto with a LearningHub integration for easy access Recordings are hosted in Microsoft OneDrive
Zoom allows you to connect with multiple devices; great for teaching with a mobile device plus your laptop Only one device/account can login to Teams at a time
Has chat channels for group chats Has chat channels and file sharing for groups

Recommended for teaching
Great for breakout rooms

Recommended for collaboration, chatting with Andrews employees, working on shared Microsoft files
HIPAA accounts available for sensitive meetings
Andrews has a Business Associate Agreement with Zoom for HIPAA
Teams is natively HIPAA compliant
Zoom Events and Zoom Webinar are recommended for large events