ITS offers AT&T toll-free telephone service for USC schools and departments that need to provide their customers with a toll-free telephone number.
Dedicated lines are point-to-point circuits that bypass Pacific Bell or 5ESS in order to network two devices.
The university has negotiated with AT&T Mobility, Sprint, and Verizon Wireless for special faculty, staff, and student plans. Please contact the vendor representatives at the numbers provided below for more details.
The ITS Communications Services Group can help coordinate the purchase, activation, and monthly rental fees associated with pagers.
Information Technology Services offers several ways for USC faculty and staff to place conference calls. These options include three-way calling, monthly and per-minute services through ITS, and international conference call capability through AT&T.
Most campus offices use the campus switch for telephone line services. Additional telephone line types are available for off-campus facilities and other special purposes.
ITS can install hardware to connect telephone and network devices to the USC network in all USC buildings.
ITS provides USC schools and departments with basic telephone and data network services for a Technology Connection Charge (TCC). Schools and departments can also choose enhanced telephone or data network services for an additional fee.
When a department or unit purchases a telephone set from ITS, they can choose either to maintain their own telephone set or to have ITS provide telephone support.
Departments can purchase new telephone sets directly from ITS for a one-time charge or they have the option of purchasing telephone sets from third-party vendors.
Under the Technology Connection Charge (TCC), ITS provides a range of standard and enhanced voicemail services to USC schools and departments.