Zoom Backgrounds

Are you missing campus? Wishing you could do a lap around the Oval? Visit the ducks by the Alumni Chapel? Take a stroll to the library?

Add these virtual campus backgrounds to your next Zoom® conference call, presentation or online class!

How to use the backgrounds:

  • Right click on any of the images below and choose "Save Image As" to save it to your computer.
  • Open your Zoom meeting.
  • Click the up arrow next to "Stop Video" and select “Choose a Virtual Background."
  • If a message pops up saying your processor does not meet the recommended specifications, you can still click on "Enable this feature anyway"
  • Click the “+” next to Choose Virtual Background to upload your image and set your background.
  • If you are prompted to download/enable the virtual background package, go ahead and do so. It's a free add-on and will only take a short amount of time to load.
  • Select the image you saved earlier and uncheck the "Mirror my video" box option under Video Settings.
  • Once done, you can exit the screen and you'll see yourself on USAO's campus - virtually!