Student Phone Services

WMU residence halls

  • Local phone service is provided at no charge to students living in WMU residence halls.
  • Voicemail or call-waiting features are available at a billed monthly fee. Besides the monthly fee, there is a one-time charge of $23 for adding phone service or an additional feature. Long-distance service is handled by personal cellphones or the use of prepaid calling cards, which may be purchased at the WMU Bookstore in the Bernhard Center, or anywhere one chooses.
  • Adding line splitters and electrical attachments to telephones or wiring is not recommended.
  • Request voicemail or call waiting
  • Request optional features deactivation

 Spindler Hall and Elmwood, Goldsworth and Stadium Drive apartments

  • Students who live in Spindler Hall or Elmwood, Goldsworth or Stadium Drive apartments must request phone services and are billed at the rate of $15 per month. Charges are billed through the University monthly statement, which is available in GoWMU's My Self-Service channel.
  • Voicemail or call-waiting features are available at a billed monthly fee. Besides the monthly fee, there is a one-time charge of $23 for adding phone service or an additional feature. Long-distance service is handled by personal cellphones or the use of pre-paid calling cards, which are sold at the WMU Bookstore in the Bernhard Center.
  • Adding line splitters and electrical attachments to telephones or wiring is not recommended.
  • Request Spindler, Elmwood, Goldsworth, or Stadium Drive phone activation
    $23 set up fee - $15 per month
  • Request voicemail or call waiting
  • Request phone or optional features deactivation

 Western View Apartments

  • Phone service is available for students who live in Western View apartments upon request. 
  • Apartments are wired for Voice Over Internet Protocol phones. 
  • Only the custom Cisco VoIP phone sold by Residence Life, 3510 Faunce Student Services Building, will function in the apartments. 
  • Phone service will be billed at the rate of $15 per month. Charges are billed through your University monthly statement, which is available in GoWMU's My Self-Service channel. Please see VoIP Phone for Western View apartments for more information.
  • Call-waiting, conference, hold, redial and transfer features are available on these phones at no additional cost. 
  • Voicemail may be added at a billed monthly fee. Besides the monthly fee, there is a one-time charge of $23 for adding phone service or voicemail. Long distance service is handled by personal cellphones or the use of prepaid calling cards, which are sold at the WMU Bookstore in the Bernhard Center.
  • Adding line splitters and electrical attachments to telephones or wiring is not recommended.
  • Frequently asked questions about Western View phones
  • Instructions for using Western View phones
  • Request Western View apartments phone activation
    $23 set up fee - $15 per month
  • Request voicemail
    $5 per month
  • Request phone or optional features deactivation

Request voicemail or call waiting

Residence halls and Spindler, Elmwood, Goldsworth or Stadium Drive apartments only

Instructions

Need more help?

Service representatives may be reached at (269) 387-4357, option 2, or by email to ask-tcom@wmich.edu