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What are some of the features and cost of Startel?
StarTel is maintained and operated by ACCC. It is a campus-wide public security system. StarTel units offer direct access to the UIC Police Department, with a press of a button.
Press the red call button on a Startel unit to call for assistance. Once pressed, the call will be immediately dispatched to the UIC Police. For more information on the Startel System, please refer to https://police.uic.edu/index.html.
Costs for this service are billed back as a universal line fee on all campus telephones at a rate of $1.50 per month per line.