VSAC workshops focus on managing college costs

Learn about financial aid resources that help families pay for education after high school

WINOOSKI (February 24, 2020) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is hosting free workshops at local high schools to help sophomores, juniors and their parents learn about the financial aid resources for education and training programs.

Financial Aid & Managing College Costs will provide an overview of how families pay for college costs and the different types of financial aid available. VSAC will also share several resources and websites that can help families get ready to file financial aid forms.

Dates and locations of workshops are:

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Have questions or need help? Contact VSAC — as Vermont’s nonprofit higher education resource for students, we’re here to answer your questions as you plan for education after high school. Call us at 1-888-943-7301 for help Monday through Friday, 8:30 am–4:30 pm or schedule an appointment to talk with our counselors from 10:00 am–3:00 pm at our Resource Center in Winooski.

About VSAC – Changing Lives through Education and Training since 1965

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation is a public, nonprofit agency established by the Vermont Legislature in 1965 to help Vermonters achieve their education and training goals after high school. VSAC serves students and their families in grades 7-12, as well as adults returning to school, by providing education and career planning services, need-based grants, scholarships and education loans. VSAC has awarded more than $600 million in grants and scholarships for Vermont students, and also administers Vermont’s 529 college savings plan. Share your VSAC story by email to myVSACstory@vsac.org or submit a video to YouTube. Find us at www.vsac.org or check in on Facebook and Twitter. #changing lives