News Releases


VSAC Still at Work to Help Vermonters Plan and Pay for Education (op-ed)

By Don Vickers

Many people stop me on the street to ask what’s in store for Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, and the Vermonters we serve, in the wake of legislation eliminating our role as a federal education loan provider. Some things ar...

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VSAC Provides Update on Financing for Private Student Loan (letter to editor)

Dear Editor:

In early July, VSAC announced that we would offer a fixed-rate private education loan, the Vermont Advantage loan, for the 2010-11 academic year. Since then, we’ve fielded questions about whether we would be able to...

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VSAC Building Earns ENERGY STAR®

WINOOSKI — The Vermont Student Assistance Corporation office building, completed in 2005 as a key element of Winooski’s downtown revitalization, has earned the prestigious ENERGY STAR given to facilities ranking in the top 25 perc...

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VSAC Hosts College Planning Day for Students & Parents

WINOOSKI — Registration is under way for the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation’s 9th annual College Pathways program, a free day of college planning workshops for high school sophomores and juniors and their parents.

In orde...

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VSAC Celebrates Anniversaries of Its Major College Planning Programs

As events continue to unfold in Washington that could alter the scope of the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, the nonprofit organization took time recently to recognize the anniversaries of its major college planning progra...

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VSAC Outreach Director Honored

Linda Shiller of Bristol, director of career and education outreach for the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, was recently honored with an award of excellence from the National College Access Network.

Shiller has been with...

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