Current Support Operations

Please be aware that, due to the current SEIU Local 73 strike, support response times will be slower than normal. Thank you for your understanding.

Google Meet for Students

Google Meet is part of Google’s G Suite for Education core tools. Students can start a chat conversation, video call, or phone call using Wi-Fi with up to 250 people at a time.

Google recently announced it is extending access to Google Meet’s premium features until 9/30/2020, which means users can host video calls with up to 250 participants (previously limited to 25).

Google Meet Tips

  • Before using Meet, users need to create a G Suite UIC account. Learn more here.
  • Google Meet is great for students collaborating, working on group projects, and team meetings.
  • Google Meet accommodates up to 250 participants (until 9/30/2020).
  • Meet has screen and file-sharing capabilities but screen-sharing is limited to one person at a time.
  • Recording sessions is not enabled for Meet, so meetings cannot be recorded.
  • International Students: Please note, Google/Google Hangouts may be blocked in certain countries.