Camtasia is a software to record a users screen, camera and audio at the same time. Instructors can create class lectures, course tutorials, video introductions, etc.  Camtasia contains a video editor to allow instructors to edit the video after recording.  Some of the features include zooming to one area of the screen, adding arrows and text, highlighting areas of the screen, and many others.  

Valpo currently has a site license for Camtasia to allow limited concurrent use of the product.  


Tutorial Videos for Camtasia are available at:


To request the installation, please submit an ITicket through the Help Desk at

IMPORTANT NOTE: The university has a site license for Camtasia to open all the features not included in the free trial on their website.   Camtasia can only be installed on university-owned machines and will only run when you are on campus or accessing our network via Valpo's VPN

For additional assistance, contact the CITAL Help Desk.