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Phone Services

Calvin Information Technology provides telecommunication services for Calvin's campus. If you are having problems with your Calvin-owned telephone, the telephone jack, or need to request a change to your telephone, contact the HelpDesk. Please indicate the nature of your problem and give your name, telephone number, building name, and room number.

PHONES
Cell Phones
Conference Calls
Desk Phones
Voicemail

In Case of Emergency contact Campus Safety
  • Dial 3-3333 from on-campus phone to reach Campus Safety
  • Dial 616-526-3333 or text 33333@calvin.edu to reach Campus Safety from a cell phone
  • DO NOT dial 911 for an on-campus emergency - always contact Campus Safety

Desk Phones

  • When you begin work at Calvin, you will be issued a Calvin phone number and a CallXpress voicemail account. Your supervisor will receive this information from the HelpDesk.
  • If you are moving offices, please do not move your telephone. See our Office Move web page for important information regarding changing offices and/or departments.
  • Please contact the HelpDesk if you need assistance with your phone and/or voicemail.
  • Learn how to use your on-campus desk phone
  • See user guides for your specific desk phone model

Voicemail


Cell Phones


Conference Calls

  • CIT offers two types of conference calls for Calvin faculty and staff:
    1. Self Service Conference Calls from Calvin desk phone
      • You can use your desk phone to make conference calls with up to 6 participants.
    2. Meet Me Conference Calls
      • Attendees can enter or leave conference as they wish. You must request a Meet Me conference number one week prior to your conference call.