August 8, 2012 1:10:23 PM PDT
UCSD offers employees two types and several styles of pagers. Read this overview, then make thechoice that's best for you.
In the right place? If you need a UCSD Medical Center pager with a (619) 290-XXXX number, call (619) 543-6444. Campus pagers have (858) 616-XXXX numbers.
Types of campus pagers
UCSD offers both word-messaging and numeric pagers. Word-messaging pagers display both text and numbers; numeric pagers display only numbers. Both types of pagers have these benefits:
- No chargers or special batteries are required.
- The monthly price includes the lease of the pager.
- Abbreviated dialing is available for on-campus use.
UCSD pagers offer a variety of special features, including e-mail paging, voice mail, and datacast.
UCSD pagers offer basic coverage that extends as far north as San Luis Obispo. You can also add other areas, including:
Costs for monthly rates vary, depending on the type of pager and coverage you choose.
Ordering a pager
Check How to Order Campus Pagers for details.
Special offer: UCSD employees can take advantage of special pricing for personal pagers through Verizon.
Returning a pager: Follow the directions for returning a pager to Telecommunications.
If you'd like the pager replaced, submit a Customer Service Request (CSR) to send your order to Telecom. The replacement pager will use the same number.
For more information, or to report a lost, stolen, or damaged pager, contact Veronica Garcia
, (858) 822-1904.