There are no upcoming dates at this time.
Contributing to the USF
All telecommunications providers must file with USAC every year. This determines if they must contribute to the Universal Service Fund (USF) and how much the contribution will be.
Universal service programs build out the country’s network infrastructure and serve our schools, libraries, rural healthcare clinics, and families in need. Set Up an Account
Participation by Program
Service providers make universal service possible by participating in one or more USF programs. Explore participation by selecting from the options below:
*This information is based on 2017-2018 Universal Service Fund data.
FCC Releases Hurricane Fiona Relief Order
Sep 22, 2022
On September 22, 2022, the Wireline Competition Bureau (WCB) of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released an Order (DA 22-998) that waives certain E-Rate, Emergency Connectivity Fund, Rural Health Care, COVID-19 Telehealth, Lifeline, and Affordable Connectivity Program rules and deadlines to assist participants and service providers, including Universal Service Fund contributors, located in the areas affected...Read More
USAC One Portal Maintenance – August 26
Aug 18, 2022
USAC will perform system updates on One Portal beginning at 8 p.m. ET on August 26 through...Read More
Service Provider Payment System Unavailable August 20, 2022
Aug 17, 2022
Service providers will not be able to make payments using E-File on Saturday, August 20, 2022 from...Read More