USAC’s Schools and Libraries Division hosts monthly service provider conference calls, providing information and guidance for vendors participating in the E-rate program. Highlights from the June 10, 2015 service provider webinar include:

May 2015 E-rate Commitments

Service Provider Training Dates

USAC held their June 2, 2015 training in Phoenix, AZ and the second training will be held June 16, 2015 in Tampa, FL.

Training materials for these seminars can be viewed here.

Applicant Training Dates

The SLD announced the registration information, dates, and locations for their fall applicant training sessions. More information may be found here.

Invoicing Update

Payments for the month of May totaled $145.8 million against $176 million in requests. USAC processed invoices for 1,345 service providers, and 95% of the invoices were processed within 30 days.

Invoice rejection trends:

  • Duplicate Invoices
  • Total Commitment Paid
  • SPIN Not Registered
  • Invalid FRN/Form 471
  • Invoicing After Deadline
Note: The summary above is not the official minutes from the webinar, but simply notes from Funds For Learning. The official minutes for this webinar can be found here and archived call notes can be found here.