Telephone and Voicemail

New Phones


To move, change or disconnect a telephone, contact Telecommunications:

On Campus Calls


To make an on campus call, use our campus on-line San Jose State University Directory and dial only the 5 digits of the phone number (4-xxxx for the main campus, 5-xxxx, or 8-xxxx). Operator assistance is available by calling the main campus number at 4-1000. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. If dialing from on campus, the operator can be reached by dialing 4-1000.

If you are calling the Library, dial 8-xxxx

If you are calling University Housing, dial 5-xxxx

Off Campus Calls


To make an off campus call, dial 7 and then the phone number.



Ask your supervisor about voicemail and any guidelines about outgoing voicemail messages.