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PUD serves as the statutory administrator for the OUSF.
The OUSF provides funding, in coordination with Federal
Programs, for qualified Oklahoma schools, libraries,
healthcare facilities, and rural telecommunications
companies. The fund also supports Primary Universal
Services to rural Oklahoma.
Training and Outreach Available!
PUD provides onsite assistance across
the state to eligible entities such as schools,
libraries, and eligible healthcare providers. Requests
for a visit to your location may be sent through the
email below. Click here to see upcoming OUSF Training
Public Outreach Sessions
is a voluntary process OUSF
beneficiaries (schools, libraries, and eligible
healthcare facilities) may use to reduce the risk
disallowance of funding. The instructions and process
can be found in the Instruction package link below and
forms are located under each beneficiary type.
This process can add surety of recovery if conducted prior to service selection and
start up to avoid unnecessary risk. The process can
statutorily take up to 90 days but the Administrator
endeavors to process all requests as quickly as
possible. If you need
additional details, please feel free to email us at the
link below and someone will contact you shortly.
information and contacts that may assist you in your
PUD also audits all
requests for funding to ensure competitive bidding and
robust usage of the fund. These efforts over the
last few years have resulted in a major reduction to the
overall fund while support service levels have
dramatically increased. This process has been a
major success for the OCC and the State. The average
cost per megabit has decreased by 74% over the last
The Email address for OUSF Submissions,
On-Site Training, Pre-Approval, or
Information and Financial Reports: