Your Virtual Reunion Toolkit

Make sure you've updated to Zoom 5.0 before Reunion. If you haven't updated, you won't be able to connect to our Zoom events

Zoom office hours for Alumni

Would you like assistance with Zoom or to test your internet connectivity, video cameras, microphones, speakers or any other tech related issues as you prepare to participate in Reunion Weekend on 6/5 & 6/5?  Do you have specific issues or questions and would like to discuss these with a technical support person in real time?

Zoom office hours
May 26 through 29 and June 1 through 5
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM Eastern

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 943 1357 6095     Password: cvm2020
If you are unable to connect via Zoom, please contact the IT Service Desk at or 607-255-5500. 

Virtual Backgrounds in Zoom

Using Virtual Background

  1. Sign in to Zoom desktop client.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click Virtual Background. ...
  4. Click on an image to select the desired virtual background or add your own image by clicking +Add Image. ...
  5. To disable Virtual Background, choose the option None.

Here are some Cornell Veterinary Backgrounds for you to use.  

What is Zoom?

Zoom is a tool that allows 2 or more people to connect over the internet to video chat. We will be using Zoom for our 2020 Virtual Reunion. In this page we will list all of the information you need to use Zoom successfully and how we can support you should you have an issue.

Getting Started with Zoom

To get started, follow this guide provided by Zoom here.

Additionally, Zoom provides video tutorials for your reference here

To ensure a pleasant experience with your first Zoom Meeting, we highly encourage individuals to download and install the Zoom Application beforehand.


If you experience any problems with performing the Zoom Client for Meetings installation, please contact the VMIT Help Desk at, or (607) 255-5500.

Update Zoom

If you already have Zoom, please make sure to update Zoom to the latest version. Here's what you need to know: UPDATE ZOOM

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