Colby telephones are individually set to either allow or not allow long distance dialing. Generally, public use phones and phones in residential rooms do not allow direct long distance dialing but long distance calls can be made from those phones with the use of a prepaid calling card.
Direct long distance calls can be made from most office phones. Phones Phones set for long distance dialing can also make international calls. Long distance service is billed to departments annually based on college-wide calling patterns. Unusual extension patterns are flagged for review which may result in additional departmental charges.
Maine Dialing Instructions
Dial 9 plus the number (do NOT dial 1 or 207 area code)
Interstate Dialing Instructions
Dial 9 plus 1 then area code then number
Dial 9 plus 011 then country code, then city code code (if applicable) then number