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When shopping around for a phone, you should take into consideration things like coverage, monthly charges, minutes offered, etc. The most popular cellular (mobile) companies in Plattsburgh are Verizon Wireless, Sprint, and Unicel. You can find a summary of their basic services below. Please go to their respective websites for more information.
|Deposit for opening account (refundable at contract end)||Yes, $400||Yes, $150 with 2-year contract||Yes, $110|
|Minimum Monthly Charges||$39.99||$39.99||$40|
|Minutes with introductory plan||450||450||800|
|Free minutes||Free calls to other Verizon customers, free nights after 9:00 pm, free weekends||Free nights after 7:00 pm, free weekends||1000 free off-peak (nights) minutes|
|Lowest text plan||$5 per month for 250 messages||$5 for 300 messages||$7 for 300 messages|
|Free phone with plan||No, starting at $30||Yes||Yes|
Note: This information is current as of May 22, 2008.
Some national companies like AT&T, T-Mobile, and Virgin Mobile do not have stores in Plattsburgh. Nonetheless, if you have a plan with one of those companies, you can get coverage in Plattsburgh. Check out the AT&T plans, T-Mobile plans, and Virgin Mobile plans, and compare them with the local offerings. Find out which company best fits your needs.
If you have any questions about services for international applicants and students at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact:
International Student Services
State University of New York at Plattsburgh
Kehoe Administration Building, Room 209
101 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, New York 12901 USA
Phone: (518) 564-3287; (877) 877-5170 (in U.S. and Canada)
Fax: (518) 564-3292
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.