The University of Texas at Austin
As part of the Web Central Services Retirement project, the ITS website will be retired. Information about IT services will be replaced by two new sites, IT@UT and UT ServiceNow, and ITS departmental information will be migrated to a new location. All changes will be completed by 7/28/2016.

Long Distance Services (Retirement in Progress)


IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ FIRST: ITS is in the process of converting the UT campus to a new telephone systems. The conversion will take place one building at a time through summer 2015. If your building has been converted to the new telephone system please visit the Voice Services page for more information on long distance calling. For updates on the current status of your building, please visit the VoIP Project - Building Deployment Status wiki.

ITS provides several types of long distance service, including international calling, for calls that originate from both on and off campus.


  • A six-digit authorization code can be used ON CAMPUS for placing domestic and international calls
  • A nine-digit authorization code can be used for placing domestic calls from OFF CAMPUS phones
  • A calling card can also be used to place domestic and international calls from OFF CAMPUS
  • Toll-free numbers are available for departments, colleges, and organizations
  • University faculty, staff and students who use University long distance authorization codes can review their individual long distance call records electronically


Prices vary depending on long distance calling options. Refer to the long distance rates for more information.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* UT Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!