News Releases


Twelve babies born May 29 to receive $100 college savings accounts

VSAC and Vermont hospitals partner to celebrate 529 Day

WINOOSKI (June 7, 2016) – Twelve babies born at Vermont hospitals on May 29 will each receive $100 in a 529 college savings account from Vermont Student Assistance Corp.

The Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems par...

Read More >

VSAC and State Treasurer Beth Pearce announce initiative to lower loan costs for Vermont parents and students

New Vermont Advantage loans will benefit from local investment financing program

WINOOSKI (May 24, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. and State Treasurer Beth Pearce today announced that $4 million in local investment financing will be directed to lower the fixed rates on Vermont Advantage loans for pare...

Read More >

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 9, 2016) – Each baby born at a Vermont hospital on May 29 this year will receive a $100 deposit into a Vermont 529 college savings account opened in his or her name by the Vermont Student Assistance Corp.

The Vermon...

Read More >

VSAC, Agency of Education, VocRehab to Host Annual Transition and Career Planning Conference

BARRE – A unique mix of education and vocational professionals from all over the state will meet on May 11 at the Lake Morey Resort and Conference Center in Fairlee, Vermont, in an effort to better understand how to better prepare...

Read More >

Norwich and VSAC team up on science and technology scholarships for Vermont students

~Program aims to open up technical degrees to more Vermont students and encourage them to remain in state after graduation.~

NORTHFIELD, Vt. – Norwich University is partnering with the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) to offer science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) scholarships for qualified Vermont students beginning this...

Read More >

Celebrate 529 Day with us!

Join VHEIP, Vermont Lake Monsters & Burlington Moms Blog to kick off a summer of fun and college savings

BURLINGTON, (May 3, 2016) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp., Vermont’s voice for students as they pursue higher education, is making the month of May one big, happy Vermont 529 Day.

Vermont 529 Day is May 29 (get it?), named for...

Read More >