Dialing Instructions for On-Campus Students


EMERGENCY: Dial 911, non-emergency Public Safety calls:  Dial 5000

Campus Operator and Big Rapids Information: Dial 2000

On Campus Calls: Dial the last four digits of the number
Local Calls: Dial 89 + 7 digit number
Long Distance Directory Assistance: Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + area code + 555-1212
Long Distance Calls: Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + area code + 7 digit number
International Calls: Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + 011 + country code + city code + telephone number
Calling Card, Collect, Person to Person:  Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + 0 + area code +7 digit number. At the tone, key in your calling card number. Or wait for operator to respond.
Calling Card, International: Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + 0 + country code + city code + telephone number
For 800 Service: Dial 16 + 7 digit auth code + 87 + 800 + 7 digit number

All campus telephones have direct inward dialed telephone numbers, so you just need to use the last four numbers of any on campus phone (starts with (231) 591-).

For persons calling you from off campus, inform them your telephone number is (231) + 591 + 4 digit extension number.

 

Last modified: 11/14/2011