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Joining an Authenticated Zoom Meeting from a Mobile Device

Authenticated Zoom meetings require you to sign in with the allowed account prior to joining the meeting. The following document will provide guidance with how to sign in and join a Zoom meeting from a phone or tablet.

  1. Click the Zoom meeting invite link.

    • If you are a student joining through ReggieNet, click Join in the Zoom tool of your course.
  2. Download the Zoom app.

    • iOS users, a message may be received indicating Safari cannot open the page because the link is invalid. You must install the Zoom app to join the meeting.
  3. After installing the app, return to step 1 and attempt to join the meeting again.

  4. If prompted, select Open Zoom app.

  5. Click [Sign in with SSO] on the sign in screen.

  6. Type illinoisstate in the text field and click [Continue].

  7. Once the CentralLogin page appears, enter your ULID and password.

  8. Select your audio options.

You have successfully joined your Zoom meeting.

Still Having Issues?

If you are having trouble with applying these settings in your Zoom account, or if you would like to report a problem with Zoom, please contact the Technology Support Center at 309-438-4357 or contact them by email at You can also submit a help ticket at

Overview of Zoom
How to Host a Zoom Meeting
How to Join a Zoom Meeting
Best Practices for Managing and Protecting a Zoom Meeting