Skype for Business



Skype for Business is Marshall’s unified communications solution that integrates all of our communication needs. Combining the best abilities of our desk phones, Microsoft Outlook, instant messaging, group, and personal video conferencing with others, whether collaborating on– or off-campus.

Skype for Business provides a more feature-rich, flexible, and cost effective solution to connect the University to its department and students. Stay in touch with colleagues and students using the device of your choice.  Skype for Business combines your office phone, email, and desktop client into a powerful tool to help organize communication. Skype for Business is available on your desktop, laptop, mobile devices, and tablets. The University standard telephone is the Polycom VVX600 and is fully compatible with Skype for Business.

If you have any questions – please let us know by emailing!

Get Answers to Common Questions:

For self-help and documentation, please click the Common Questions categories below.

Overviews and Self-Paced Courses
Office Phone Features
Cellphone Features
Desktop Client (SFB Features on Your Computer)

Outlook Email and Calendar Features

On Demand Online Training:

With access to Lynda Campus, Marshall students, faculty, and students have full access to the Online Training Library. provides easy to follow video lessons from experts in each subject area.
Log in using your MUNET username and password and view a full self-paced tutorial on Skype for Business Essential Training.



Visit our Unified Communications Training content.


Users guide brochures are available for quick reference:


SFB Brochure: Making Phone Calls from Your Computer

SFB Brochure: Instant Messaging, Conference Calls, Video Conferencing

Polycom VVX600 Telephone User Guide

If you are experiencing technical issues or having problems please contact our IT Service Desk at


Learn how you can use Skype for Business to connect with others and run effective meetings, while saving time and resources.

To schedule training for individuals or small groups email


Upcoming Training

Training for Date Time Location
Skype for Business TBA  New Dates Coming Soon

Please Note: To schedule training for individuals or small groups email