IT Connect

Information technology tools and resources at the UW

June 25, 2015

Effective July 1: UWATS Codes No Longer Needed for Domestic Long Distance Calls

dial-avaya

Reminder: As of July 1, UW-IT will not bill for long distance calls to the U.S. and Canada, and you will not need to enter a UWATS code for these calls. If you have a fax machine with a UWATS code programmed into it, be sure to change the programming. The UW’s new unified phone rate…

May 6, 2015

New Unified Phone Rate Includes Long Distance, Softphone and More for All UW Campuses

desk phone

Beginning July 1, 2015, UW-IT will initiate a new unified phone rate including basic telephone service, a handset, voicemail, and unlimited local and U.S./Canada long-distance calling for $8.70 per line per month. Though it’s a $0.53 increase for those currently paying for basic phone service and telephones, it includes long-distance calling, which will no longer be billed…

March 23, 2015

Get Notified of Your UW Voicemail Messages by Email

student checking her cell phone

To make it easier to access your UW voicemail messages, you can now arrange to be notified by email when a new voicemail message is received. You can even listen to the message if you opt to include a copy of the voicemail as a sound (.wav) attachment. It is quick and easy to set…

September 8, 2014

UW Telecommunications Upgrade Underway

phones and computers

A major upgrade to the UW’s telecommunications systems is underway, with UW-IT implementing a new Voice over IP (VoIP) telephone service for 31,000 UW customers across all three campuses. This service will leverage a single network that integrates the delivery of voice, video and data, replacing an outdated infrastructure that is no longer supported by the…