Frequently Asked Questions
To participate in Internet Essentials Community College program, applicants must be enrolled in a community college in Colorado or Illinois and receive a Pell Grant.In addition to the above criteria, households must:
Yes, if you meet the program guidelines:
Please send your signed application and copies of your eligibility documents by mail, email, fax or upload online:
To participate in Internet Essentials, applicants must be enrolled in a participating community college in Colorado or Illinois and receive a Pell Grant. Applicants must present one selection from List A and one selection from List B.
List A - Proof of Community College Enrollment
|1. A copy of your current or prior school year transcript
2. A copy of your current or prior school year class schedule
List B- Proof of Pell Grant
|1. A copy of your 2-page Student Aid Report (SAR) with Pell Grant eligibility from the current or prior school year
2. A copy of your Pell Grant Award Letter from your community college from the current or prior school year
In order to apply for Internet Essentials, customers must provide accepted forms of identification. For those who do not have a social security number or who do not want to provide their social security number, you must provide one (1) form of Primary Identification OR two (2) forms of Secondary Identification:
I applied for Internet Essentials and have not heard back yet. How can I find out the status of my application?
You can view the status of your application on our website https://apply.internetessentials.com/?existingpopup=1 Or by calling 1-855-8-INTERNET (1-855-846-8376).
If we haven't been able to answer your question in our FAQs, please email us at Internet_Essentials@comcast.com or call 1-855-846-8376.
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