If you are, or believe you could become, the victim of technology assisted harassment, below are some of the tools available to you to limit access and protect your personal information.

Directory Listings (online white pages)

DO THIS FIRST - Remove your information from the University Directory.

Access to Your UI Services (MyUI, ICON, Office 365 email)

ID Card Concerns (charging privileges)

Notify the UI Service Center in 2700 University Capitol Centre, 335-2716, or email lostid@uiowa.edu. If you suspect theft and/or unauthorized usage of your UI Student ID Card, you should also contact UI Police (335-5022).

Prox Cards (Access to locked and secured facilities)

Report as Lost/Stolen - Emergency Service, contact 335-5071 (24 hrs/day, 7 days/week)


Change your email address - Call the ITS Help Desk at 384-4357.

Note: Keep any messages sent/posted by a harasser. Do not delete the email, leave it in your account and print a hard copy for your records. You can create a "filter" to have email messages sent to a folder. Contact the ITS Help Desk about ways to filter messages.

Mobile Provider Customer Service Contacts

To block phone numbers, please contact your mobile phone provider.


Dial *611 from your cell phone
(800) 922-0204
Monday-Sunday 6am-11pm
Emergency Service Hours
Monday-Sunday 11pm-6am


AT&T Wireless Service
1-800-331-0500 or dial 611 from your AT&T wireless phone
24 hours a day, 7 days a week

US Cellular

611 from your U.S. Cellular® phone
Hours of Operation:
Daily: 6 AM - 11 PM (CST)
Holidays: 7 AM - 8 PM (CST)

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March 5, 2020