Telephone Services

Telephone Resources

Campus landline telephones and related services are provided by University Information Technology Services (UITS). Click on the links below for service requests, how-to information and other resources:

Phone: 414-229-5800
Email: telephone@uwm.edu

Announcements

CEASE OF CENTREX TELEPHONY REQUESTS

Centrex telephony service is being retired and upgraded to Teams Calling (see below). Effective immediately, the following telephony request types will not be processed (all AT&T related):

  • New installations
  • Disconnections
  • Building to building moves

Requests for changes to Centrex lines not used exclusively by an employee may resume mid-August (date to be determined). All questions/concerns can be directed to telephone@uwm.edu

TEAMS CALLING

If you are looking for information regarding Teams Calling or the project, please visit our website: https://uwm.edu/teamsproject

Employees in need of a new phone number should submit a request with the Help Desk here: https://uwm.edu/technology/help/

WAIVER OF DISCONNECTION FEE

As of September 1, 2019 the labor/materials fee ($74.50/hr) will no longer be applied to telephone disconnection request. Departments are encouraged to disconnect any phone numbers that are not in use or no longer needed.

LONG DISTANCE DISCLAIMER

All telephone lines, unless otherwise requested, are capable of making campus, local, 1-800 and long distance (including overseas) calls. If you want to restrict a telephone line’s long distance capabilities, please call 414-229-5800.