Telephone Services

Dialing Instructions

 

On Campus Calls:

Dial last four digits of telephone number.

Local Calls:

For calling area code 314, dial 9 + seven digit telephone number.  For local calls in the 636 area code, dial 9 + 636 + seven digit telephone number.

Long Distance:

Dial 9 + 1 + area code + seven digit telephone number.  There is a charge per call.

Toll-Free Calls (i.e., 800, 888, 877, 866, & 855 numbers):

Dial 9 + 1 + 8xx + seven digit telephone number.  There is no charge for a toll-free 8xx number call.

International Calls:

Dial 9 + 011 + country code + city code + number.  There is a charge per call.

 

Directory Assistance

Local:

Dial 9 + 1 + 411.  There is a charge per call.

Long Distance:

Dial 9 + 1 + area code + 555-1212.  There is a charge per call.

International:

Dial 9 + 0 and ask for an international operator.  There is a charge per call.