Campus Phone Operator Service


ACCC offers a group of live operators that answer phone calls directed towards two general UIC Campus and UIC Medical Center phone numbers.  The operators answer calls and attempt to assist callers by routing them to the appropriate person.


  • The University Operators provide telephone numbers for campus departments, the University Hospital, faculty members, staff, and other campus services.
  • The Operators process incoming calls from customers dialing the main University telephone number: 312-996-7000.
  • The University Operators can also be reached by dialing "0" from any campus telephone. The page operator can be reached by dialing 312-996-7000. All codes should be dialed in on 312-996-6788 or by dialing 171.
  • The University Operators also arrange and schedule telephone conferencing services for departments as well as TDD services.
  • The University Operators are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week including holidays.


There is no charge for this service.


Phone 312-996-7000