Audiovisual and multimediaMedia Services

Using the Echo360 video hosting system you can easily upload, manage, and deliver high quality video to any device. It allows for recording and sharing of in-person classes, improved accessibility of video content (e.g. automatic transcription), video feedback and assessments, and supports student engagement through polls and discussions. Echo360 is available within Brightspace for instructional use, as well as directly within the Echo360 platform as a means to host videos on demand.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Active students

How do I request or access this service?

For instructional use:

All current University of Victoria faculty, staff and active students have access to Echo360 as part of their Brightspace learning environment. If you require access to Brightspace please contact Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation (LTSI).

For Video on Demand:

All current University of Victoria faculty and staff are eligible for access to Echo360 for video on demand hosting. If access has already been granted for instructional use, then users can login via New accounts can be requested through the Computer Help Desk.

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge. 

When is this service available?

Users will be able to access the Service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except during regular scheduled maintenance or an unplanned outage. You can be informed of service interruptions by subscribing to Informed.

How do I get help with this service?

Support for the Echo360 Service as a pedagogical tool is provided by Learning and Teaching Support and Innovation.

Support for the Echo360 Service for video on demand can be found in the help centre.