Dialing Procedures & Rates for On-campus Telephones

Note: PBN refers to your Personal Billing Number as assigned by CIT Telephone Services.  A PBN is required to make off-campus long distance or International calls and is only provided to faculty and staff.  Please make sure to wait for the series of beeps after the phone number you are dialing is entered. Failure to wait for the beeps before entering yoru PBN may result in an incomplete call. 

 

To Dial Campus Operator

Dial"0" or ext. 5000 for the automated operator.  On-campus operators are available from 8:00am until 4:15pm, Monday - Friday

 

To Call On-Campus (Faculty, Staff and Students)

Dial the last four digits of the telephone number 

XXXX

 

To Call Off-Campus (Faculty, Staff and Students)

Local Calling Exchanges only --> Dial 9, plus the telephone number

9+XXX-XXXX

 

To Call Long Distance Within the 585 Area Code (Faculty and Staff Only)

Dial 9, plus telephone number, plus PBN 

9+XXX-XXXX+PBN

Rate is 4.9¢ per minute

 

To Call Long Distance Outside the 585 Area Code (Faculty and Staff Only)

Dial 9, plus 1, plus area code, plus telephone number, plus PBN  

9+1+Area Code+XXX-XXXX+PBN

Rate is 4.9¢ per minute

 

To Call "800" Toll Free Numbers (Faculty, Staff and Students)

Dial 9, plus 1, plus 8XX number

9+1+8XX-XXX-XXXX

 

To Use Long Distance Calling Cards (Faculty, Staff and Students)

Dial 9, plus 1, plus 800 number designated for specific carrier, plus calling card number

9+1+8XX-XXX-XXXX+Calling Card Number

 

Local Off-Campus Operator (Faculty and Staff only)

Dial 9, plus 0, plus 0, plus PBN  (Note: A PBN is not required on CIsco phones)

9+0+0+PBN

 

Off-Campus Directory Assistance (Faculty and Staff Only)

Dial 9, plus 1, plus Area Code, plus 555-1212, plus PBN  

9+1+Area Code+555-1212+PBN 

 

International Calls (Faculty and Staff Only)

Dial 9, plus 0, plus 1, plus 1, plus country code, plus city code, pluse telephone number, plus PBN 

9+0+1+1+Country Code+City Code+XXX-XXXX+PBN

 

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