General Instructions for Making Calls

Internal Calls: Dial the last four digits (extension).

External Calls: Dial 9 + the seven-digit telephone number.

University of Ottawa operator assistance: Dial "0".

Regional operator assistance: Dial 9 + 0, wait 15 seconds for the operator's phone to ring.

Long distance directory assistance: Dial 9 + 1 + area code + 555-1212.

Long Distance Calls: Direct distance dial: dial direct using 9 + 1 + area code plus seven-digit telephone number.

Personal long distance calls: Dial 9 + 0 and ask the Bell operator to charge the call to your home telephone number.

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