Wayne State University

Aim Higher

Instant Messaging


Skype for Business is a modern instant messaging client tied into Wayne State University's email and collaboration system. Every Wayne Connect account includes access to Skype for Business.

Available To

Students, Faculty, Staff

Key Features

  • Send basic instant messages to anybody at WSU.
  • Video chat with colleagues at WSU and around the world.
  • Share your screen for real-time collaboration.
  • Host an online meeting¬†with up to 250 people (and automatically add it to your Wayne Connect calendar).
  • Create a poll to get feedback from your fellow chat participants.


No cost

Getting Started

  • Download Skype for Business for Mac or PC.
  • Open the Skype for Business program on your computer and log in with your AccessID email address (e.g., xy1234@wayne.edu) and password.

Getting Help