Phone FAQ for Student Dorms

Article Purpose

​Commonly asked questions regarding phones in the residence halls for students.

Additional Information

How do I place an off-campus long distance call? (Students)

You will need to have a personal long distance calling card.

Can I get a new phone number for my dorm room? (Students)

No. Phone numbers in the dorm rooms are to stay in the dorm rooms that they are assigned in. The only way that a dorm room phone number can be changed is if the student is being harassed. If in this instance the student must file a report with the University Police Department and Student Housing. Student Housing will then contact IT Services to have them change the number.

Can I place toll free calls from my dorm room? (Students)

Yes. You would dial a toll free number as follows: 8 + 1 + 800 + number

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