Only a few Rice employees continue to use the dial-up modem pool to connect to the Rice network each year. Due to the significant decrease
in use of a resource that continues to increase in cost, the dial-up
service will be discontinued as of June 30, 2009.
Additionally, over the past few years, many other colleges and universities have discontinued dialup services.
For alternative methods of connecting to the Internet and the Rice network, please review the dial-up announcement in the IT web site: