Allows callers to be automatically transferred to an extension without the intervention of an operator or administrative assistant. This service provides a list of recorded selections for callers to choose from based on menu options. For example: "press 1 for Accounts and Passwords, press 2 for Computer Assistance".
Brown Telecom provides an automated “operator” for off-hours and to supplement the campus operators when necessary. Please dial 401-863-6001 and “speak” the name of the party you would like to reach. Your call will be connected to on-campus numbers only.
The Brown University Switchboard Operators answer Brown's main telephone number, (401) 863-1000 (or “0”) during normal business hours. The operators connect callers to the appropriate person or department, answer general questions and provide information on Campus events.