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Tag: URL

March 17, 2023

Understanding URLs for DOD and US government websites – Getting a .EDU Domain URL

Military education and training institutions can qualify for a .EDU domain if they achieve accreditation from a US Dept of Education authorized accrediting body. More information about the eligibility requirements for the .EDU is located at Once the organization is fully accredited, to acquire the .EDU go to  and apply.

Feb. 16, 2023

New OMB Policy Requiring all Agencies to use .mil or .gov URLs

* Effective on the date of this memorandum, agencies must use government domains (i.e., .gov or .mil) for all official communications * Agencies can no longer waiver the dot gov or dot mil website requirement. Only OMB can provide a dot com waiver going forward * All non-dot mil or dot gov websites must be reported to OMB within 180 days

AFPIMS Code Push Schedule
Code Push Dates

Days since Last Code Push

10/12/2022 15 Wednesday because Columbus day is the 10th
11/1/2022 21  
11/22/2022 21  
12/13/2022 21  
1/10/2023 28 Add extra week for holidays
1/31/2023 21  
2/22/2023 22 Wednesday because Presidents day is the 20th
3/14/2023 20  
4/4/2023 21  
4/25/2023 21  
5/16/2023 21  
6/6/2023 21  
6/27/2023 21  
7/18/2023 21