With Skype, you can:

  • View real-time presence information including photos, availability status, and location
  • Make voice calls through computer to other Skype users in your organization
  • Create and join audio, video, and web meetings with people inside and outside your organization.
  • Create online presentations


Faculty and Staff

UConn faculty and staff can use the full Skype client for web conferencing and instant messaging.

Skype for Business is not yet available for macOS users. Please download the latest version of Lync for Mac.

Student and External Users

Students and all non-UConn users can use the free web-based Skype Web App client, from Windows or Mac, to access meetings hosted by UConn faculty and staff.