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NYU Chat/Hangouts

NYU Chat and Hangouts allow NYU community members to communicate in real-time via instant messaging. The services are part of NYU Google Apps for Education and are accessible by logging into NYUHome with your NetID and password and clicking the NYU Email button, or directly at

Send instant messages » Quick steps for using Google Talk to send instant messages and use voice and video chat.
Configure another chat client » Configure Pidgin, iChat, or Adium to work with NYU Chat.
Google Talk Help Center » Find out more about using IM, voice, and video chat with the Google Talk gadget in Gmail.
Hangouts: NYU Chat and Hangouts comparison » Find out more about the functionality available in NYU Chat and Hangouts.
Hangouts: Getting started » Quick steps for getting started with Hangouts.
Hangouts: Managing messages » Find out more about managing messages and message history.
Hangouts: Settings » Configure Hangouts, snooze notifications, or share a status.
NYU Google Apps: Creating a group video call » Create a group video call with up to 15 participants.
NYU Google Apps: Changing bandwidth settings for video
calls »
Find out more about changing bandwidth settings on video calls.

Page last reviewed: January 7, 2015