Dorm room telephones

Local telephone service is not provided for students living in University of Delaware residence halls. For public safety needs, emergency telephones are located in hallways of the residence halls.

The University encourages students to bring individual mobile phone service for personal calling and explore the many available Internet based voice and video calling services, including GoogleChat on

Private residence hall telephone service (local calling only) can be activated by request.

Students requesting phone service should send email to UD with the following information:

Students must know their room number before ordering service. Missing information on the email sent to UD Telephone Services will delay the installation of the phone service to the room. All charges will be billed through your student account.
Fees (non-refundable):