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Dialing Instructions

Dialing a Tulane extension from off-campus 

Use the following prefix guide to dial an extension directly.

Last four digits begin with:

Use the prefix:

Example:

1

247-

247-1000

2 or 7

314-

314-2000 314-7000

3 or 8

862-

862-3000 862-8000

4, 5, or 6

865-

865-4000 865-5000 865-6000

  Uptown Campus Dialing Instructions

Tulane operator:

"0"

Station to Station:

The last five digits of the phone number

Local:

9 + the seven digit number

Local directory assistance:

9 + 1411 + long distance code

800 numbers:

9 + 1 + 800 + the phone number

800 Directory Assistance:

9 + 1 + 800 + 555-1212

911

911 or 9+911 will call TUPD (Tulane University Police Department)

Tulane Police:

x55911

Domestic long distance:

9 + 1 +  area code + phone number + long distance code

Domestic directory assistance:

9 + 1 + area code + 555-1212 + long distance code

International Long Distance:

9 + 011 + country code + city code + phone number + long distance code

International Directory Assistance:

Go to www.wayp.com 

Calling cards:

Follow the directions on the back of the calling card.