Dialing Procedures

Student and visitor owned telephones:

Amherst College does not provide telephone service inside dormitory rooms.

Procedures for calling on- or off-campus from any telephone not provided by Amherst College will vary with the type of service being provided. Examples:

Dialing Instructions for Campus Phones

Placing calls on campus:

Dial last four digits to reach any 542 extension.

Dial 9 + number published in telephone or online directory to reach students.

Placing calls off-campus:

Local Call

Dial 9 + 7-digits

Domestic Toll Call

Dial 9 + 1 + area code + 7-digits

International Toll Call:

Dial 9-011 + number