Faculty and staff who need mobile communication in their work may be eligible to receive a cellular phone paid by their department under U.S. Cellular's institutional program. Eligibility is determined by the unit's dean, director, or unit manager.
Phones Available through US Cellular
- Voice Phone
US Cellular offers some voice only phones for a penny per our contract with them. We will provide you these models when we contact you. Other models are available at a discounted price. To see these models and others click here.
- SmartPhone (voice and data phone)
US Cellular offers many different models of phones that are
iPhones, Android OS, and Windows OS. Some that they offer do not work in our
environment, therefore we test the phones before they are offered as an option. When you create the request with the Help Desk, someone from IT will contact you and provide you a list of the available phones.
Calling Plans Available
- Corporate Plan is $8.00 per month per access line, plus $.09 per minute. This plan is good for low minute users (less than 250 minutes).
- Various minute plans
are available and will be provided once the device is chosen.
To view US Cellular's coverage click here.
Ordering a Cellular Service Plan, Cellular Phone and/or Accessories for University Work Use
After you have received approval from your manager, please contact the IT Services Help Desk at (414) 288-7799 or firstname.lastname@example.org to put in your request. Provide them the Name of the User and Account Number for the user. Someone from IT will then contact you and provide you the phone and calling plan options.