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WebEx: Collaborate with Colleagues and Students 

WebEx is a dynamic web-based conferencing tool that allows users to engage in a myriad of activities with few software/technological requirements.  An internet connection is the primary need; only the host of the meeting needs to have a WebEx account. 

WebEx facilitates developing connections with students and colleagues who are not available to attend face-to-face meetings.  Participants may join around the globe via use of a computer or mobile device.

Request a Host WebEx Account

USA Faculty have free access to the university’s WebEx subscription. To request a host account, please navigate to http://southalabama.webex.com/ and click “Request Host Account” at the top-left. Fill out the form using your faculty email address and you will receive a username and password within 24 hours. Use your host account credentials to log in at USA WebEx Login

Students may attend WebEx meetings; however, students do not have the ability to host a meeting. 

Why Use WebEx?

  • Lack of communication with the instructor and lack of community are two significant complaints from online students.  WebEx provides a platform that can facilitate mending the communication gap.
  • WebEx allows instructors to hold class from any location as long as they have an appropriate device and an internet connection. 
  • The ample tools allow for chatting, sharing desktops and files, and numerous other mechanisms which improve interactions and promote effective meetings. 

Contact Technical Support

(Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for current customers only.)
Phone:  U.S. and Canada Toll-Free 1 (866) 229-3239
International Toll +1 (916) 636-9000