E-Rate

IT the smart way with E-Rate and CXtec

As a participating vendor in the E-Rate program, CXtec is committed to being an expert in helping our customers utilize the program to their fullest advantage.

We know the ins and outs of filling out Form 470 requesting goods and services from the vendor community, and also Form 471 to notify the Schools and Libraries Program of the vendor you've selected and why. We understand that the process is lengthy and involved, and it’s our goal to help you every step along the way.

With this in mind, we’ve compiled this page with some helpful links and suggestions to make the process simpler. You can count on CXtec to provide the expertise and knowledge to be a trusted partner in your E-Rate dealings. Feel free to contact us anytime to learn more about us and the E-Rate solutions we offer.

Check out some helpful links:

  • This is the home site for the Universal Service Administrative Company, the administrator the E-Rate program. It provides a thorough overview of the program and includes links to several helpful diagrams and charts: http://www.universalservice.org/sl/
  • This is a link to the U.S. Department of Education's site which contains extensive information about the program, including equations to figure discount percentages, eligible and ineligible service listings, detailed descriptions of the application process, and more: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/oii/nonpublic/erate.html
  • This is a link to the FCC’s site which details some history of the program: http://www.fcc.gov/learnnet/

Understanding and Managing E-Rate Asset Recovery (Webinar):