Microsoft Skype for Business is a powerful way to instantly communicate with Washburn colleagues, Washburn students and other people around the world. With the click of a button you can open a text chat, make a voice or video call, or even start an online meeting. Skype for Business makes online communication more collaborative and engaging. And, you can use Skype for Business from nearly any computer or mobile device, on campus or anywhere in the world you have Internet access.
On this website under “Using Skype for Business,” you will find a section on instructional resources. We will continue to add to this section as step-by-step directions are created or find a need to provide additional information.
Skype for Business gives you options for communicating and collaborating in new ways with Washburn colleagues, students, and even people outside the university. It brings the different ways people communicate together in a single, easy-to-use interface that includes chat, voice calls, video calls, and online meetings. While Skype for Business will be available to all faculty, staff, and students, you will still have the choice for how and when to use it.