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Campus Telephone Upgrade

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Learn how the campus telephone upgrade will affect you.

Scope of the upgrade

IT Services has scheduled a campus telephone system software upgrade for April 20 and 21.

Emergency calls

  • During the upgrade, 911 mobile phone calls originating on campus will still be answered by the campus police dispatch center.
  • During the upgrade, calls from non-campus phones to the main police administrative number (858-534-HELP) will still be answered by the campus police dispatch center.

Outage

During the upgrade campus telephone services will be unavailable from 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20 until 1:00 a.m. Saturday, April 21.

Affected phone numbers

The campus telephone system’s numbers start with:

  • 858-534-
  • 858-822-
  • 858-246-

Other phone numbers are supported by a different telephone system and will not be affected.

After the upgrade

While all changes are compatible with existing telephone equipment, we anticipate that in some cases you may need to reset one or all of the following three phone features: