Network ports


Network ports provide access to the University of Montana data network and the Internet. Available in all University buildings.

How to request

Authorization form for Telecommunications & Network Services

This form should be completed by managers to authorize individuals within the unit who can initiate work orders and make changes to telephone and network billing.

Network port work order request

Network repair request

Index and name change form


One-time activation charge:

  • $25 per network port. 
  • There is no charge for de-activating ports.

Monthly charge:

  • As of July 1, 2017 there is no recurring monthly network port charge for UM-funded units. For units not directly funded by UM (i.e. the Bookstore), there is an $8 per month recurring charge per network port.


Any official UM department or organization.




IT Central Help Desk at 243-4357 or visit Social Sciences 120, Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Telecommunications infrastructure policy

Primary owner

Network Services