Telecommunications Office

The EIU Telecommunications Office provides all on-campus phone related services for both Student and Administrative customers.  Drop by our office, which is located in Room 3040 in the Student Services (north of MLK Union), for assistance with your on-campus phone services.

From long distance to phone line features like Caller ID, the Telecom office provides many of the same services that you are accustomed to using with your own local telephone provider.

A note from the Management

Thank you for visiting the Telecommunications website. If you are not completely satisfied with our service please let us know how we can help. We are located in the Student Services Building, Room 3040, phone 217-581-5951, fax 217-581-2722 & email We look forward to hearing from you.


Clay Hopkins

Director, Telecommunications.


Office Hours

Fall & Spring Semesters:

8a.m. - 4:15p.m. Monday - Friday


8a.m. - 4:15p.m. Monday - Thursday

7:45a.m. - 12n Friday