Telecommunications provides telephone services and network data connections to the WOU campus.


Telecommunication Services is part of the University Computing Department

We are located in the ITC building, room 009.


You may contact us at:

ph:503-838-8010 or by email:


Other services provided by Telecommunication Services are:

  • Activating new or relocating existing telephone stations
    • note: moving an existing extension requires a Telecom technician
  • Repair for voice and data lines
  • Telephone and voice mail usage assistance
  • Long distance authorization codes
  • Conference speakerphone and audio conference reservation
  • Telephone and network service billing
  • Calling card checkout

2013 Voicemail transition

To submit a work order to TelecommunicationsPlease send an e-mail to
Include the following information in your e-mail:

  1. Department name
  2. Contact name and extension
  3. Index to charge
  4. Description of work to be requested

Telecommunications resources

  • ATT Wireless (info from ATT; student discount also available)
  • Verizon
  • Sprint

Directory resources

Staff and Faculty wireless signup

Enrolled students are automatically granted access to the Western’s wireless network. Staff and Faculty can sign up for wireless by visiting