Academic Video - YuJa - UNK Learning Management

Video Content

The University of Nebraska System has moved to YuJa as our video content management solution replacement of VidGrid. VidGrid will remain available for use through the Spring 2023 semester.

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

For a period of time, both YuJa and VidGrid are available for use.

  • YuJa is currently available for users
  • VidGrid will remain available for use through the Spring 2023 semester

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

Academic Video 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

  • Other Benefits of YuJa

Getting Started


YuJa Training Schedule

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

    • This method provides the most robust reporting and analytics 

  • Students
    • You will not see YuJa in your Canvas course until the instructor enables it.


Students, faculty and staff are eligible for this service.



24/7/365 > YuJa Support

8am to 5pm CST, Mon-Fri > UNK Support