Whether your child is a senior in high school or still has a long way to go before heading off to college or career training, careful planning is critical to success in higher education.
We can help guide you and your child throughout the journey toward college or career training. And, we can help you make smart financial decisions all along the way! Check out the links below to get started.

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Do you & your student need help with college plans?
Attend a free virtual college fair this fall with more than 600 colleges. Sign up today to ask questions and make connections with advisers from great schools.
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Wondering how families pay for college or career training?
We've come to you online! Watch our free Financial Aid & Managing College Costs presentation to learn about considering cost in your college search, types of financial aid and loans, and required applications.
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Need money for college or training? FAFSA First. FAFSA Now.
The FAFSA is the first step to getting financial aid. Learn about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and ways VSAC can help you fill it out.
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VT Advantage Parent Loan: Low rates & local service
VSAC's fixed-rate loan for parents can be used for a student's undergraduate or graduate education. Rates as low as 3.99% APR—our lowest fixed rate ever!
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It's never too late to start saving for college.
Open a Vermont 529 account with just $25—and get a VT income tax credit on annual contributions.
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Resources (PDFs, Spreadsheets, Infographics)

Name Type Download Resource
FAFSA Completion Guide PDF
FAFSA on the Web Worksheet PDF
Financial Aid Forms Workshop Summary PDF
Guide to Financial Aid PDF
Junior Year Month-by-Month Planning Checklist PDF
My Education Loans PDF
Senior Year Month-by-Month Planning Checklist PDF
VSAC Financial Aid & Managing College Costs Presentation PDF
VSAC Scholarship Booklet PDF
Career Interest Checklist PDF

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