In order to get a telephone, you’ll be required to show two pieces of identification: either two major credit cards or two pieces of government ID (driver’s license or birth certificate). Health cards are NOT considered as an acceptable form of identification.
If phone jacks exist in the apartment, the hook-up service fee and will appear on the first bill. There is standard monthly fee for touch-tone service, plus the cost of a phone if you do not have one. Long-distance & all other features are extra.