Creating a Zoom Account for the First Time

If you need further guidance on how to use Zoom, review the materials provided by SAU IT on either the MySupport Zoom Page or the eLearning training materials. You can also visit the Zoom Help Center.


To create your Spring Arbor account on Zoom follow these steps:


Install Zoom

  • Download Zoom: Select Download
  • Zoom will download, double-click the "zoomusInstaller" to install it.



Sign In for First Time

  • Launch the Zoom application.
  • Select "Sign In."
  • On the right-hand side - Click "Login with SSO."
  • Type “SAU” for the domain of > Click "Continue."
  • Type SAU username and password > click check box "Remember Me."
  • Zoom will then launch.


Schedule a Meeting:

  • Launch Zoom
  • Click "Schedule" > fill in form
  • To Start: Click "Meetings"  at the bottom of the Zoom window (black bar, second icon) 
  • Find your meeting and hover your mouse over it, click start.


Web Browser Login/Scheduling:



Go to

Select sign up, it’s free.


Zoom home page


On the log in page select the "sign in with SSO" option.


Zoom log in page


Select the option “I don’t know the company domain.”


Zoom SSO sign in page


Enter your email.


Zoom enter company domain page


This should pull up the SAU federation page where you can input your SAU login credentials.


Spring Arbor account sign in page


Follow the prompts to add in any additional information.


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