Project Overview

The University of Texas at Arlington is taking collaboration and innovation to another level with the implementation of our new telephone system provided by Microsoft. This dynamic service will replace a legacy telephone system and easily integrate the traditional telecom needs of our university with a more modern communication and collaboration platform.

With the options to use a headset or a traditional phone, Microsoft Teams Calling provides the flexibility to customize any workplace while providing integration into Office 365 to help streamline everyday work.


  • Collaborate more easily with an integrated workplace that brings calling, messaging, meetings, file sharing, voicemail, and essential services together in one place through the Microsoft Teams desktop application.
  • Quickly access phone calls from anywhere with the options to receive and make calls from a traditional desk phone, computer, or a selected cell phone.
  • Simplify the calling experience by placing a call on hold and allowing other users to answer it from any phone after entering a code