Telecommunications Estimates for Cabling and/or Switch Installations

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Telecommunications Estimates for cabling and/or switch installations




Upon receipt of a request, a network installation analyst will be assigned to provide a budgetary estimate for data/voice cabling, and network electronics’ (switch) installations. Note: UNI does not provide fixed cost estimates for the installation and/or removal of telecommunications cables. We do, however, provide fixed cost estimates for electronics.


Staff, Faculty, and LSU Contractors with budgetary authority.

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UNI Request Information

This request requires that you submit a University Networking and Infrastructure(UNI) work order. All additions, moves or changes to any network connection, port, or device (wired or wireless), telephones, cellular devices, active directory and email require a UNI work order.   Many of these requests may have fees or require budget code changes that must be documented and CANNOT be Processed via a Help Request

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Delivery Timeline or Response Time

‘Electronics only’ estimates can usually be provided within 7 work days; projects, depending on their complexity, can take 7 to 21 work days.


Budgetary estimates are provided at no cost. If you require a fixed cost estimate for cable work, we can forward your request to the Office of Facility Services; there will usually be costs, assessed and collected by that office, if the work is funded.

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