Audio and Web Conferencing


The University of California has established a systemwide agreement with ReadyTalk for telephone-based conference calling. This agreement offers competitive rates for on-demand audio conferencing, with the option to simultaneously conduct web conferencing in order to add real-time visual content to your meeting. All you need is a telephone and a computer with internet access and Java software.  Audio conference calls with web access provide a cost-effective alternative to travel, allowing you to conduct effective live meetings or presentations at a significant cost savings to Berkeley Law. 

ReadyTalk features include:

  • Domestic audio conferencing at $0.023 cents per minute, per caller
  • Web conferencing at no cost
  • No reservations required
  • No account activation fee
  • No minimum usage or activity required
  • Dedicated UC support team
  • 24-hour Customer Care toll-free telephone support
  • International audio and web conferencing
  • Enhanced services at negotiated rates (recording, transcription, operator assistance)

Request a ReadyTalk Account

The UC contract with ReadyTalk is managed for the UC Berkeley by campus Communications and Network Services (CNS). To request a new ReadyTalk account, or to update the chartstring of an existing account, send a message to  Include the name of the new ReadyTalk user and appropriate chartstring information. New users will receive a wallet-sized card with ReadyTalk login codes, a quick reference card and Customer Care information by U.S.mail shortly thereafter.  CNS will apply your monthly ReadyTalk costs directly to your designated chartstring as a recharge transaction.