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R-MC Faculty Teaching Toolkit: Google Meet


Google Meet


About Google Meet


Google Meet is part of RMC's Google Workspace that includes Google Drive, Google Docs, Sheets, Slides and Google Sites. RMC faculty, students, and staff enjoy unlimited cloud storage using their RMC username and password. Documents in this storage space can be shared with others and accessed wherever you have internet access.

**Use the Chrome browser or download the Google Meet App for best results.


The key elements of using Google Meet include the following. Click a link below to read the instruction. 

  1. Log into RMC Google to access Google Meet
  2. Start and join video meetings
  3. View people/participants in meetings
  4. Send chat to meeting participants
  5. Use captions in a video meeting
  6. Present (Share screen) during a meeting
  7. Record a meeting (currently unavailable, if recording is essential please use Zoom.) 

Log into RMC Google Workspace to access Google Meet


To log into your R-MC Google account

Every RMC member has a college-sponsored Google account. It is similar to a personal Google account but has more functionality. Some faculty and students may already be using Google Apps, such as GoogleDocs and YouTube for teaching and learning.

To log into your account, browse to

  • On the top right corner, select Sign In. If you are already signed into a personal Google account, click on the image in the top right corner and select “Add another account.”
  • Type your RMC username and click “Next”. You will land on the RMC Single Sign-On (SSO) screen as below:

R-MC login screen showing Brock Commons

  • Enter your R-MC username and password to sign in.


Once you are signed in, your first-name initial appears on the top right (see the red arrow). Click the waffle menu (next to your initial) to see the Apps, including Meet.

shows Google apps that appear when clicking on the "waffle" image next to your initial. Meet is highlighted.


Start and join video meetings


For RMC members, use RMC credentials to sign into Google account:

  • Go to Google Meet.
  • Click the blue button "New Meeting". From the drop-down list, select "Create a meeting for later".

Plan a Google Meet

  • Click the "Copy" icon to copy the meeting information. Paste it in Outlook email and send it to students. Be sure to include in the email the Meeting Code, which is the first line of the copied information (marked in the screenshot below).


  • To start the meeting, enter or paste the Meeting Code, and click "Join".


  • To add someone to a meeting, choose one of the options below:
    • Click Copy joining info and copy and paste the meeting details into an email or another app; OR
    • Click Add people and choose an option:
      • Under the Invite section, select a name, or enter an email address and click Send invite.
      • Under the Call section, enter a phone number and press Call Call.

Shows "add others" options that open when starting a Google Meet meeting


The above information is adapted from Google Support.



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