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Verzion Bill back rates

Information about departmental charges

The Verizon Wireless contract is a shared minutes plan. The plan includes the following features per month:
  • 200 airtime minutes per phone, including local and domestic Long Distance calling.
    Unused minutes are shared between all Calvin College Verizon users.
  • Free mobile to mobile (Verizon to Verizon).
  • Free nights and weekends. 9:01 p.m. until 5:59 a.m.
  • Voice Mail
  • Caller ID
  • Call Forwarding
  • Call Waiting
  • 3-Way Calling

Billable Features

  • Roaming charges are $0.69/minute when outside the Verizon coverage area or for calls to/from Canada
  • Text messages are $0.20/message.
  • Sending a picture is $0.25/picture.
  • Information calls (411 or xxx.555.1212) are $1.25 each

To activate your phone for this rate plan, you must dial *228 and follow the instructions. This command also updates your phone with the latest software. It is a good practice to dial *228 on a monthly basis.

Departments are billed a flat rate of $40/month per phone. You will also be charged for any new equipment, roaming fees and information calls.

Please contact telecom@calvin.edu if you have any question.