Discover more from The Onboard Bulletin
How to Sign Up for Onboard Mobile
Follow these three simple steps to get started.
How do you get started with Onboard Mobile? Follow these 3 easy steps to choose the best plan, make your online payment, and receive your SIM card at your home address.
Visit mobile.onboardss.com and choose the rate plan that works best for you
You can choose a 2GB, 10GB, or 30GB unlimited rate plan and purchase by the month, semester, or academic year. Our flexible and affordable options start at just $20; you can review each plan in detail and select the one that is the best fit. All plans include unlimited talk, text, and data on the largest 5G network in the US and we even provide credits for unused service in case you purchased more than you need.
Note: a typical semester in the US lasts about 5 months
Enter your payment details and confirm your subscription
Once you’ve selected your desired rate plan, enter your payment details and confirm your subscription. We accept all major credit cards from most countries as well as Google Pay and Apple Pay and can also accept payments in your local currency. With our 5-month, 10-month, or 12-month plans, you only pay your first month’s bill when you sign up and your remaining balance will be due 30 days after you activate your service.
Note: Customers must switch to a US card within 30 days after they arrive in the US
Enter your shipping address and your SIM card will be on its way to you!
Onboard will ship your SIM card to you for free! We ensure that you can activate your service before you arrive in the US so that you have connectivity the moment you land. You will be able to make calls immediately (without worrying about connecting to unreliable airport Wi-Fi), use ride-sharing apps, track your ride, find your way to campus, and focus on your big move.
Onboard SIM Card Shipping Timelines:
US: approximately 3-4 days
India: approximately 2-4 days
Other Countries: up to 2 weeks
Securing a phone plan is one of the first and most important steps for international students moving to the US. Once you receive your delivery you can login to your Onboard Mobile account to activate your service immediately (to receive a US phone number) or you can schedule your activation date. Access to your mobile phone connectivity is 3 steps away - get started today.
Want to win a free semester of Onboard Mobile?
Visit our website to learn more about Onboard Mobile. Click the button below to enter our drawing to win a free semester of Onboard Mobile, where 5 winners will receive 5 free months of Onboard Mobile (2GB Unlimited).
*Contest winners will be notified via email at the end of June 2022 and service can be redeemed at any time after August 2022.