How do I join a Google Meet session?
You can join the session through the link given to you by your professor, whether through email, a calendar invitation, a post in your Moodle course, etc.
What if I don't have access to the Internet or a laptop?
All Google Meet sessions include a phone number for participants to join.
What if I don't have a webcam?
Even without a webcam you can join Google Meet sessions with a mic or by phone. But, if your session requires you join with video, reach out to your professor.
Can I use my smartphone?
Yes, Google Meet is available for iOS and Android devices.
What features can I use during a Google Meet session?
You can use the chat box to communicate with individuals or the entire class (e.g. share links, etc.) or share your screen. More information can be found in the Getting Started with Google Meet resource under “Additional Information.”
What if I am having an issue joining the meeting?
First, consider the alternative options such as calling in by phone. Be sure to contact your professor if you are unable to join.
What are other things I should know?
It’s a best practice to mute your mic when you are not speaking. Unmute your mic to speak, or communicate via the chat box.