Skype for Business

All UNMC faculty, staff and students are automatically given Microsoft Skype for Business for instant messaging, meetings, video conferencing and desktop sharing.

Skype is part of the standard UNMC desktop image.  However, if you do not have it, contact the Help Desk at 9-7700 to make the request.

To Log-in
  1. Open Skype from your desktop
  2. Enter your UNMC email address:  userid@unmc.edu
  3. Enter your password (same as your email.)
  4. The Skype for Business icon will appear in the bottom bar.
  5. Skype works between UNMC and Nebraska Medicine.
  6. Skype Instant Messaging is the only approved secured texting solution for patient care.
  7. UNMC instant messaging is not available for affiliate accounts, emeritus, or generic/shared accounts.

Mobile Devices

Search for Skype for Business in your app store or get it on Google Play.  Follow app install instructions.