The Switchboard provides a number of services which include supporting Internal Telephone Directory and voicemail requests and locating numbers that are not available on the Telephone Directory.

Contact the Switchboard

Contact the switchboard by dialling 0 or 0116 252 2522 to:

  • Ask for advice about telephone operation and call routing
  • Request the number for Intercall (web conferencing)
  • Identify internal phone numbers when they can not be found in our telephone directory

See the emergencies page for important University phone numbers.

Opening hours

The switchboard operates Monday – Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm
These times exclude Bank Holidays and University closure days.

Other phone requests

Contact the IT Service Desk on 0116 252 2253 or make a request on the IT Self-Service portal or alternatively email ithelp@le.ac.uk to:

  • Report nuisance or abusive calls
  • Find out your voicemail PIN
  • Set up a new voicemail
  • Request a Voicemail PIN reset
  • Report a phone fault
  • Request a new entry or change to the telephone directory
  • Set up call diversion
  • Set up Pick up groups
  • Clone your University phone.

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