News Releases


VSAC lowers rates on new student loans

Vermont’s nonprofit agency offers low fixed rates to help students pay for education

WINOOSKI (June 4, 2015) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. has announced its low fixed rates for Vermont Advantage education loans for the 2015-16 academic year.

The Vermont Advantage offers rates as low as 5.50 percent APR for b...

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VSAC to open college savings accounts for babies born on ‘529 Day’

Every baby born at a VT hospital May 29 to receive a $100 VHEIP account

WINOOSKI (May 4, 2015) – Each baby born at a Vermont hospital on May 29 this year will receive a $100 deposit into a 529 college savings account opened in his or her name by the Vermont Student Assistance Corp.

The Vermont Associ...

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Celebrate College Decision Day with VSAC!

Share your college decision with #ReachHigher & #vsac for a chance at $50

WINOOSKI (April 21, 2015) – High school seniors know what day May 1 is.

It’s the last day for most seniors to inform a college of their plans to enroll. Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is joining Reach Higher, the nationwide cel...

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Lyndon State Hosts Northeast Kingdom College Night for Parents & Students

VSAC will offer free college planning workshops

LYNDONVILLE (March 25, 2015) – The annual Northeast Kingdom College Night for high school students and parents will be held on Monday, March 30 on the campus of Lyndon State College.

The free college fair, sponsored by Lyndon Ins...

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VSAC hosts 3 college-planning events for students & parents

Free workshops help families navigate the college search and financial aid

WINOOSKI (March 9, 2015) – High school students and parents should attend Vermont Student Assistance Corp.’s 14th annual College Pathways, featuring free workshops at locations across the state:

  • Saturday, March 21 at Saint Mich...

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Vermont Honor Scholarship to be renamed for Governor Phil Hoff

Governor’s historic vision opened doors to educational opportunity for Vermonters

WINOOSKI (February 27, 2015) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp., celebrating 50 years of helping Vermonters achieve their education goals is renaming the Vermont Honor Scholarship for Governor Phil Hoff.

The VSAC board of directo...

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