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USAC Funds Will Transfer to US Treasury

The Universal Service Administrative Company (USAC) announced August 8 that it will transfer more than $9 billion of funds that…
August 29, 2017

Utah Stakeholders Contribute to E-Rate Modernization Order Changes

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently released an updated Order on its E-Rate program, which helps schools and libraries obtain high-speed Internet access. This new Order modifies…
December 23, 2014

September 2014 Map of the Month: Utah’s Rural School Classification

Recently, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released an Order making reforms to the E-Rate program, which helps provide discounts to…
September 25, 2014

FCC Releases E-Rate Modernization Order

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) recently released an order making reforms to the E-Rate Program. In modernizing the E-Rate program, the…
July 17, 2014

FCC Announces Universal Service Fund Strike Force

Chairman Tom Wheeler of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced the creation of a Universal Service Fund (USF) Strike Force,…
July 15, 2014

FCC to Host E-Rate Modernization Workshop

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is holding an E-Rate Modernization Workshop on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 from 9:30 AM – 3:30…
May 2, 2014

FCC Seeks Input for E-Rate Program – Comments Due April 7

Utah’s schools and libraries are able to obtain discounts on telecommunications and Internet access through funds from the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) E-Rate program.…
March 12, 2014