Clarkston and Lewiston Phone Call Tips
Want to save some time and money on college phone calls between Clarkston/Lewiston and Walla Walla? It?s EASY! And you don?t need to know your scan number!!!!
From Walla Walla Campus to Clarkston (and Lewiston):
- To call a Clarkston campus phone, you just dial it as a 758-xxxx number (except for the main number, you have to dial 758-9-758-3339).
- To call an off-campus number, simply dial 758 and then 9 for an outside line. Now you can dial a 7-digit Clarkston number or 7-digit Lewiston number (no area code needed).
From Clarkston Campus to Clarkston/Lewiston:
- Dial 9 for an outside line. Now you can dial a 7-digit Clarkston number or 7-digit Lewiston number (no area code needed).
From Clarkston Campus to Walla Walla:
- To call a Walla Walla campus phone, dial 8, followed by the 4-digit extension
- To call an off-campus number, simply dial 8 and then 9 for an outside line. Now you can dial a 7-digit Walla Walla (and vicinity) number
Regarding toll-free numbers: you never need to use a Scan number for toll-free numbers, even on fax machines! Simply dial "9" for an outside line, then "1" followed by your 10-digit toll-free number (800), (888), (877) or (866).
Each of you made at least one phonecall to either Clarkston and/or Lewiston using your Scan number during the month of August. Altogether, there were over a few hundred calls made that could have been free calls, but because they were made as a long distance call using a Scan number, the college paid for them.
One other thing to consider: its so much easier to place your call as a local call than to use your Scan number!
Below is a list of prefixes and the instructions for calling between Walla Walla and Clarkston/Lewiston.
The following are the prefixes for Clarkston and Lewiston. If you like, you could put them close to your phone. From Walla Walla, you get to Clarkston by dialing 758, then 9 for an outside line, and finally dial the 7-digit number starting with the prefix listed below (no area code needed for Lewiston numbers!). If you are in Clarkston, just dial 9 for an outside line followed by your 7-digit number.
Clarkston (509-): 254
Lewiston (208-): 305
The following list is numbers that are local in the Walla Walla area. If you are in Walla Walla, dial 9 to get an outside line, then the 7-digit local number (10-digit if you are calling the Oregon numbers). If you are calling from Clarkston, 8 transfers you to Walla Walla, and 9 gives you an outside line, then you just dial the 7 or 10-digit number.
Walla Walla (509-): 200 Walla Walla Qwest PCS
204 Walla Walla NTI
240 Walla Walla ICG
301 Walla Walla Sprint PCS
386 Walla Walla UNICEL
520 Walla Walla UNICEL
522 Walla Walla/College Place
524 Walla Walla/College Place
525 Walla Walla/College Place
526 Walla Walla/College Place
527 Walla Walla/College Place
529 Walla Walla/College Place
540 (Walla Walla)
593 (Walla Walla)
629 Walla Walla Inland Cellular
849 Prescott Inland Cellular
876 (Walla Walla)
956 Walla Walla Nextel
Oregon (must dial 541-558 Stateline, OR
541-861 Milton-Freewater Sprint PCS