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Queen's University

Contact Centre Applications

This service allows departments to automatically distribute calls from a single DID number to a pool of customer service agents. Calls can also be routed to people with the appropriate skill set for a given situation. Call routing can be tailored by time of day and day of the week.

Getting Started


  • This service is available to any group of University telephones that have a high volume of incoming calls, and require the ability to allow callers to queue.

Additional Information:

  • This service provides the ability to control incoming calls, to allow incoming calls to queue, to gather statistics and to equally distribute calls among available agents. Contact Centre Applications can be used in conjunction with Voice Menu Applications.


  • Agent telephones must be a display phone (usually a 16 button display set). Please refer to our page on Service Fees for details.

Requirements & Availability:

Hardware required for this service:

  • Agent Display telephone set
  • PC is required if Agent Desktop Display software is required

Software required for this service:

  • Agent Desktop Display software allows agents and their supervisors to monitor the activity in the Contact Centre. 
  • This software can be downloaded from QShare.


  • Allows for equal distribution of calls among active agents
  • Provides detailed statistics on call activity for the Contact Centre and agents. 

Help & Support

  • Consultation, design and implementation are provided by ITServices (Networks and Telecom)
  • Agent training is available at the time of the Contact Centre installation
  • Questions? Call 32001.

Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6 613.533.2000