Phones

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Emergency phone locations

Blue emergency phones are located outdoors in several locations across campus. 

Other phone resources

Cell phones and devices

The University of Washington has negotiated special discounts and benefits with both AT&T and T-Mobile. These discounts range from 10% - 15% for students, and are available to employees of the university and affiliated organizations. Other vendors may also offer discounts.

Campus phone service requests

If you need information or need to request service on a UW Tacoma campus telephone, please send a email to tachelp@uw.edu

Please include the following information in your email:

  • Building and room number where the phone is located
  • Phone number involved
  • Your contact information

Cell phones and devices

The University of Washington has negotiated special discounts and benefits with both AT&T and T-Mobile. These discounts range from 15% - 18% for employees, and are available to employees of the university and affiliated organizations. Other vendors may also offer discounts.

Long distance calls

  1. Dial 9.
  2. Listen for the dial tone.
  3. Dial 1,  area code, and seven-digit number.