Resources for Faculty

You will find important operational information shared with you during faculty meetings on this site. Please look at this carefully and ask the appropriate contact if you have questions. We wish you the best for the semester!

Faculty Guide (PDF) - This will answer most of the questions you might have during the semester. Who do you contact for software in the labs? How do I change grades? How do I get in the classroom? 

Faculty Info Session Slides (PPTX) - This provides details on teaching resources as a full-time or adjunct faculty in our department.

Faculty Advising Guide (PDF) - This provides key information and resources for academic advising in our department.

Please also review the new faculty resources on the Provost website. This includes orientation dates, blackboard resources, etc.


The TechHub provides technical information and resources for students and faculty in our department. Visit the TechHub website for instructions and other course resources.

For technical support, contact the TechHub .

Zoom - Towson University's Zoom landing page.

Getting Started (PDF) - Learn how to sign into the TU Zoom portal to activate your account, and how to download the Zoom client.

Joining a Zoom Meeting (PDF) - Learn the three ways to join a Zoom meeting.

How to Schedule and Manage Zoom Course Meetings (PDF)
 - Learn how to schedule and manage Zoom Course Meetings through Blackboard.

Installing the Zoom Add-In to Outlook (PDF) - Learn how to install the Zoom add-in to Outlook on the Web and the Outlook desktop application for seamless meeting integration right from your email.

Additional OTS Resources

Webex Meetings - Towson University's Webex landing page.

Account Activation - This application is used to activate your Webex account.

How to Join a Meeting - A step-by-step guide on how to join a meeting using various devices.

Quick Reference Guide (PDF)This quick reference guide is designed to step you through the critical steps needed to use Webex Meetings. Topics included are: Activation and Log In, Scheduling a Session, The User Interface and Sharing and Support.

Locate your Recordings and Post to Blackboard (PDF) - This self-help document will walk you through how to find your Webex recordings and then post them as link in Blackboard.

Personal Meeting Rooms (VIDEO) - This video will explain how to use Webex Personal Meeting Rooms and their various features.

Additional OTS Resources