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Wimba Classroom

Assistance and resources for faculty teaching and developing online courses.

Log Into Wimba Classroom

Instructors and Presenters, log in here:
(instructors must have a Wimba username and password.)

Students and Participants, log in here:
(students must know the room ID to log in using this method.)

Students can also log in to Wimba through their D2L courses.

Instructors, forgot your wimba password?
Contact Academic Technology for help.
| 439-8611

What is a Wimba Classroom?

Wimba Classroom is a web-based synchronous classroom application which allows faculty to engage students from their computer. Audio, video, and presentation tools such as desktop sharing, whiteboards and content displays let this virtual environment act as close to a face to face classroom as possible. Entire classes sessions can be recorded and archived for future viewing.

Who Can Use a Wimba Classroom?

Wimba is supported financially by the Online Course Fee, and is available to any online course designated with a 990 section number and 'Web' as the instructional method

What do I Need to Access a Wimba Classroom?

Wimba Classrooms are essentially powerful websites, so all you really need is a computer with a strong, consistent internet access. Microphones and webcams help make the Wimba experience more dynamic by allowing audio and video communication, but they are not required.

Wimba offers 24/7 support by phone

(877) 382-2293

Wimba has been purchased and renamed by Blackboard.

When you are given the list of options for help, choose the first option: Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing

When given the second series of options, choose the third option: Wimba Classroom

Guides and Tutorials

Guides for Students


Guides for Instructors


What is the difference?

Wimba, ITV, & Adobe Connect are similar, but different. Read more »

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