How to Apply

Internet Essentials offers you low-cost, high-speed Internet at home so you’re ready for anything! Our connections are now twice as fast but at the same low cost. With Internet Essentials, count on a reliable connection that gives you the speed your devices need. You can work and learn from home, stream movies and shows, download music, and make video calls on multiple devices – all at the same time.


Follow the four simple steps below and soon you’ll be connected and ready for anything!

Step 2: Qualify
Step 1: Qualify

Apply today if you:


Live in an area where Xfinity Internet service is available


Qualify for programs like the National School Lunch Program, housing assistance, Medicaid, SNAP, and others, or are enrolled or enrolling in the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) with Xfinity


Have not had Xfinity Internet within the last 90 days (unless enrolled in ACP with Xfinity)*


Have no outstanding debt to Xfinity that is less than one year old (unless enrolled in ACP with Xfinity)*

* The 90-day and outstanding debt eligibility requirements are also temporarily being waived through December 31, 2023, for new Xfinity Internet customers regardless of enrollment in ACP with Xfinity

Step 1: Apply
Step 2: Apply

Signing up is easy and fast from your mobile device. You may be instantly approved!

Step 3: Get Approved
Step 3: Get Approved
We'll review your completed application and let you know through SMS, email or snail mail if you are approved. If we need documents the fastest way to submit is to take a picture with your phone and upload right in the application!
Step 4: Get Online
Step 4: Get Online

If approved, you could have a home Internet connection in 5-7 business days. Use the step-by-step guide included with your Internet equipment (which includes a modem and WiFi router) to set up your service.

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