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Mobile Services – Department Sponsored

Faculty and staff may take advantage of discounted rates and dedicated in-house client support by requesting standard mobile, smartphone, or mobile broadband service through the Telecom Department.

Available services

  • Standard mobile phones with voice and text messaging.
  • Android, iPhone, and Windows Mobile smartphones with voice, text messaging, and data features.
  • Mobile broadband services for laptops.
  • Mobile broadband for iPads and tablets.


  • Requests for University mobiles services are submitted by the department head or authorized department representative to the Telecom office.
  • University-provided phones are intended for business purposes only.
  • All associated costs are billed to the department index via the Telecom department.
  • The department head may request the port in and/or assumption of liability of an employee’s personally owned mobile device and service. Due to the variety of mobile carriers and services available, each request is handled on a case-by-case basis.


The cost varies depending on the device, voice and data services, and add-on features.

International Services

 AT&T is the world standard for international travel, but many Verizon phones will work on international networks with the appropriate international features.

Getting Started

Contact the Telecom department to start a conversation about your mobile service needs.

Telecom/Media Support

(804) 287-6500
Jepson Hall, Room G-2

After hours: 287-6500

Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.