There are over 50 bridges set up for various departments across the museum, school and central administration.  They each have different toll-free dial-in numbers, access codes and host passwords.

To request a new conference bridge, please send an email to the IT Support system at itsupport@artic.edu


A conference call must be INITIATED by the HOST (through use of the Host Password) before all callers are joined together.


Instructions for initiating a call are:


1. Dial one of the dial-in telephone numbers (If dialing from an AIC phone, you will first need to dial 8-1).

2. When prompted, enter the access code, followed by the # key.

3. To join as the host, press the * key and enter the Host Password.


In order to join the conference as a PARTICIPANT, use the following instructions:


1. Dial one of the dial-in telephone numbers (If dialing from an AIC phone, you will first need to dial 8-1).

2. When prompted, enter the access code followed by the # key.

3. When prompted, press the # key.