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Wave Simply Internet

Get unlimited high-speed internet for $9.95/month plus tax. Free installation and in-home Wi-Fi. No credit checks, contracts or equipment rental fees required. Refurbished laptops available for purchase.

Seattle information Technology (SIT)

On average, recipients save:

$33 / Month

To apply, it may take you about:

30 Minutes

The average response time is about:

2 Weeks

How it works

Simply Internet provides a high-speed connection (up to 10 Mbps) that enables a qualifying household to get online for a low monthly rate of $9.95.Wave provides all necessary installation services and equipment to provide basic connectivity and wireless internet service at no additional fee.


  • You live in an area that offers Wave internet.

  • You are the homeowner or renter.

  • You meet one of the following income requirements:

  • - You qualify for the Utility Discount Program (

  • - You qualify for low-income subsidized housing

  • - You have a child who qualifies for a free or reduced school lunch program

Stuff you'll need

  • Your contact information

  • Proof of your income

  • If you are using the Seattle Free or Reduced School Lunch Program or City of Seattle Utility Discount Program as proof of your income, no additional information is needed

  • If you are using the National School Lunch Program’s Free Lunch Program as proof of your income, provide a referral form from your child's school

  • Photo Identification (examples: driver’s license or Washington identification card)


Call: (206) 386-1989


How to apply

You can apply for Simply Internet by Wave in-person, by mail, or by email by filling out the online application form first:

Apply online:


Printable application form:

Printable application here

Apply by email:

Apply by mail:

City of Seattle IT Office of Cable Communications

P.O. Box 94709 Seattle, WA 98124-4709

Apply by phone:

Phone: (206) 386-1989 (Monday to Thursday) 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, except holidays)

Apply in-person


Apply by fax: