Skype for Business

Service Description:

Skype for Business in Microsoft Office 365 is powerful way to instantly communicate with UTHSC colleagues, students and 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. You can use Skype for Business from nearly any computer or mobile device, on campus or anywhere in the world you have Internet access.  Skype is part of the Microsoft Office 365 Suite of products available to all UTHSC students, faculty and staff.

Skype has more features than you think.

Skype to Skype calls – Video or voice call anyone in the world, for free.

Group video calls – Bring family and friends together on a free group video call.

Instant messaging – Share messages with your partner, or make plans with a group of friends.

Call phone numbers

Screen sharing


Visit the UTHSC Office 365 Portal for this and other Microsoft O365 tools.


To learn more, visit our Microsoft Office 365 webpage.

Microsoft Office 365 Training is available through our Application Support Team, which offers face-to-face group sessions, one-on-one sessions, and self-paced online training options. Contact Application Support to request and schedule training or visit HR 128 Calendar to register for an upcoming class.

Request Support For This Service:

For support with this service, please contact the Help Desk by walking in, calling (901) 448-2222, sending an email to, or submitting a Footprints ticket (

Service Levels:
This service is available to UTHSC faculty, staff, and students 24/7 except during planned periods of maintenance and scheduled updates.

Support is available during normal UTHSC business hours.

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