T-1 (Data) Facility Lease

Service Description

T-1 facility lease is a standard Local Exchange Carrier (LEC) or Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC) provided 1.544Mb dedicated point-to-point data facility (non-channelized.) This facility is primarily used by off-campus customers with low bandwidth requirements, to connect to the campus data network.

Hours of Availability

In-service and emergency support: 24 hours a day – 7 days a week (subject to periodic scheduled downtime for system maintenance and repair) New service provisioning: Monday through Friday – Normal University working hours (excluding observed holidays)


All UNC-CH faculty and staff

Customer Responsibilities

Customer must submit a service requisition with an approved funding source. Cost of leased T-1 facility does not include required data switch and/or router equipment (will be quoted separately, if required.)

How Do We Charge

T-1 service is charged at current vendor cost , plus 10% overhead.

How To Request More Information On Or Request The Service

Contact 962-HELP or submit an on-line service requisition request at https://itsapps.unc.edu/telreq/