Dialing Instructions

To place an on-campus call:

Dial the four-digit campus extension number.

To place a local call:

Dial 8 + seven-digit telephone number.

To place a 1-800, 1-866, 1-877 or 1-888 call:

Dial 8 + 1 + ten-digit toll-free telephone number + authorization code.

To place a long-distance or billable call:

Dial 8 + 1 + ten-digit telephone number + authorization code.

To reach an outside operator:

Dial 8 + 0, and after a ten-second pause, listen for a broken dial tone.

Enter your authorization code, after another pause the AT&T operator will answer.

Be sure to dial 8 before dialing 0, otherwise you will reach the campus switchboard.

The switchboard operators cannot dial outside numbers for you.

Please note, international, 1-900, and 1-976 calls are blocked from our telephone system.