News Releases

14
Aug

VSAC selects Intuition College Savings Solutions to manage Vermont 529 Plan

VHEIP account holders will benefit from lower fees, more investment choices

WINOOSKI (August 14, 2015) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. today announced it has selected Intuition College Savings Solutions to manage the Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan, the state’s 529 college savings plan.

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12
Aug

VSAC Talent Search program wins national video competition

Enosburg family and Putney students make education opportunity No. 1

Aja and Kaelan Selbach-Broad
Aja (left) and Kaelan Selbach-Broad are Talent Search students from Putney who created the video.

WINOOSKI (Aug. 12, 2015) – A video featuring an Enosburg family about education opportunity has won a national video competition.

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06
Jul

VSAC receives grant from J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation

School-based & regional training will focus on new personalized learning plans

WINOOSKI (July 6, 2015) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp., celebrating 50 years of helping Vermonters pursue education after high school, has been selected to receive a $60,000 grant from the J. Warren and Lois McClure Foundation...

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18
Jun

VSAC completes $21.2 million bond sale on Vermont Advantage education loan

VSAC to offer lowest fixed rates to date; beats out federal PLUS loan

WINOOSKI (June 18, 2015) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp., celebrating 50 years of helping students pursue education after high school,   announced it has completed the sale of $21.2 million in education loan revenue bonds rated...

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04
Jun

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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04
May

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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