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Telephone Services

Voicemail at UGA

Obtaining UGA Voicemail Service

The UGA voicemail service is available to all users of the Athens campus telephone System.

Capabilities

  • Message recording capabilities: More than one caller can leave a voice message at the same time.
  • Automatic switching (call coverage): If you are talking on the phone and get an incoming call, the incoming call will be automatically switched to your voice mailbox.
  • Personal operator: Callers can press 0 to be sent to an attendant instead of leaving a message.

Remote Access

  • You can dial in remotely from off campus and obtain your messages.
  • Dial the message center number at 706-542-4234.
  • Enter your five digit telephone number, which is your mailbox number. Example: If your telephone number is 542-6962, enter 26962.
  • Enter your voicemail passcode followed by #
  • You are now in your voicemail box.

Creating Passcodes

Users must create a strong passcode for their voicemail accounts. Creating a strong passcode requires:

  • No sequenced numbers (ex: 1234 or 6789)
  • At least three unique digits
  • Exclusion of the voicemail box number as part of the passcode

Cost

The UGA voicemail service is available to all users of the Athens campus telephone system through their departmental telephone representative. The cost of the service is $4.50/month per mailbox.

Sign Me Up

To sign up, contact your department's Telephone Representative.

 

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