Area code for campus and region changing to 574

Author: Dennis Brown

The telephone area code for north-central Indiana, including the University of Notre Dame campus, will change to 574, effective Tuesday (Jan. 15).p. A permissive dialing period will be in effect for six months, during which time callers can use either the new area code or the old 219 code. After June 15, only the 574 code will be in effect.p. The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission split the northern tier of Indiana into three areas. The northwest corner will continue to use the 219 area code and the northeast corner will change Tuesday to the 260 code.p. More information is available on the University’s telecommunications Web site:

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