The college recently migrated to a VOIP phone system. Basic information is provided below for making a call. For more details on how to use your phone, visit the VOIP website (login).
Faculty/staff telephone numbers begin with an 898 exchange. Student telephone numbers begin with a 217 exchange.
When dialing a faculty/staff or student number on campus you can use the four-digit extension only. When giving a number out or calling a number from off-campus or cell phone, you must dial the seven-digit number.
Dial: 8-Phone Number
Out Of Town Direct Calls
Dial: 8-1-Area Code-Phone Number
If you are having difficulty calling long distance from on campus, your phone may not be set up to make long distance calls, or the area code is so new that it is not yet programmed into the Behrend switch. In such a case, call the Switchboard Operator.
NO long distance calls can be placed from any on-campus resident phones unless it is a toll-free number.
International Direct Calls
Dial: 8-011-Country Code-City Code-Phone Number
Operator Assisted International Calls
Dial: 8-01-Country Code-City Code-Phone Number
International Rate and Instructions (AT&T)
You may want to refer to the Country Calling Codes to help determine the country and city codes for placing international calls.