Memos, Resources

Special Notice: Transition from DUNS to UEI

April 13, 2022

Effective April 4, 2022 the Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number is no longer being used to identify entities registered in the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) System for Award Management (SAM). Instead, entities will be assigned a Unique Entity Identifier (UEI) that is generated directly in

All Federal Communications Commission (FCC) programs that currently utilize registration, including the Affordable Connectivity Program, COVID-19 Telehealth Program, and Emergency Connectivity Fund, and all FCC programs that will utilize registration, including all of the Universal Service Fund programs, will be affected.

VPS Special Notice - DUNS to UEI


For more information or if you would like VPS guidance, please contact:

Shelby Pardy at (605) 995-1818

Tammie Herrlein at (605) 990-1861