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How to Forward Calls to an Off-Campus Number (external call forwarding)

Learn how to forward incoming calls to an off-campus number.

Note: The information on this page is generally applicable to most phone models at UCSD. You may need to check specific information about your phone and the features available to you. You must have Feature Package 3 to use external call forwarding.

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1. Activate the external call-forward feature.

  • Lift the handset.
  • Press * 2 3 # 8
  • Enter the local destination number.
  • Press #
  • Replace the handset.

2. Cancel call forwarding.

  • Lift the handset.
  • Press # 2 3 #
  • Listen for a normal dial tone.
  • Replace the handset.

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Note: This page has a friendly link that’s easy to remember: http://blink.ucsd.edu/go/callforward