RCTC's main phone number is (507) 285-7210. These calls are answered at the main switchboard, which is located at RCTC. RCTC has a toll free number, which is 800-247-1206. This 800 number is to be used for College purposes only. The 800 number is not be used for family, friends, etc. to call staff member at work at the expense of RCTC. Long distance calls are to be made with an assigned ID Code. See section "Calling Long Distance" for details.
Each office has a direct phone number. A staff directory, listing office phone numbers, will be furnished. RCTC has a voice mail system. A voice mailbox is attached to each faculty phone. If you are sharing an office, the voice mailbox must be shared also. Instructions on how to initialize your voice mailbox can be requested through Joseph Schlichenmeyer. If you have a problem with your phone, voice mail or long distance calling, please enter a work order using the online maintenance work order system or the icon located on your computer desktop.
Calling Long Distance-ID Codes needed
Long distance phone calls are to be made by using an assigned long distance ID Code. To obtain your ID Code, please call Shelly Danielson at Ext. 7180. Long distance calls are not to be made by direct dialing. All personal long distance phone calls must be made using your own phone card. Long distance ID Codes are: 1-to be used for college business only; 2-not to be shared with anyone-you are responsible for all calls listed under your ID Code, which does come from your budget. The procedure to use when calling long distance is: Press 9 (get dial tone) +1+area code+phone number, after last digit you will hear a solid tone, put your ID Code in during that tone.
Last Updated: October 7, 2014