Academic Video - YuJa - UNK Learning Management

Video Content

The University of Nebraska System uses YuJa as our academic video content management solution.

YuJa is an all-in-one video experience to securely create, manage, discover, and collaborate video content across any device.

YuJa Training

Members of the Academic Technology team are available to provide YuJa training to groups of faculty or by registering for one of our workshops. If your department or college would like to schedule a training session, please contact UNK Digital Learning at 


  • Machine Captioning
    • All videos created or uploaded by faculty to YuJa are automatically machine captioned at ~90-95% accuracy.
  • Human Captioning (99%+ accuracy for accommodations)
    • Currently, professional/human captioning at 99%+ accuracy is attained through the continued use of VidGrid.  

Benefits & Features

  • All videos created or uploaded by faculty/staff are automatically machine captioned at 90-95% accuracy. 
  • No restrictions on size of videos/files being uploaded 

  • Robust video editing capabilities and analytics

Getting Started

Canvas is the preferred access method for faculty and students

  • Faculty

    • YuJa is enabled in all Canvas courses. To disable YuJa in your Canvas course, go to Settings > Navigation > Disable YuJa

    • Copying a Canvas course with videos to a new Canvas course

  • Students
    • You will not see YuJa in your Canvas course until the instructor enables it.
  • All Users
    • Your VidGrid videos were converted a YuJa video and are located in your YuJa MyMedia with your UNK email address as the folder name.



Students, faculty and staff are eligible for this service.



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