COVID-19 updates & ways VSAC can help
VSAC research finds COVID-19 didn’t discourage most students from their college plans
But pandemic has increased need for financial aid, especially for first-gen students
WINOOSKI (April 2, 2021) – The Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) today released results from the third in a series of surveys gauging the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on Vermont college students during the 2020...
VSAC GEAR UP sponsors new podcast for parents
“Navigating the Teen Years” gives parents advice, solutions and inspiration to help teens succeed in school and in life
WINOOSKI – (March 18, 2021) Vermont Student Assistance Corporation’s GEAR UP program is sponsoring a new podcast series aimed at parents of teenagers and the tough challenges that face teens.
“Navigating the Teen Years,”...
VSAC Shows You How: Comparing financial aid offers
Tune in for smart advice before accepting financial aid offers
WINOOSKI – (February 18, 2021) Join VSAC on March 2, from 6-7 p.m. for the next VSAC Shows You How webinar that shows you how to understand and compare financial aid offers. We'll break it down so that you can better weigh your...
Financial Aid: I’ve applied. Now what?
VSAC Shows You How explains what happens after you submit your financial aid and college applications.
WINOOSKI – (January 19, 2021) Join VSAC on January 26, from 6-7 p.m. for the next VSAC Shows You How webinar to help you better understand what’s happening “behind the curtain” once you submit your financial aid applications so...
VSAC releases study of enrollment and completion patterns at two-year schools
Opportunities, challenges need addressing for successful workforce development
WINOOSKI (Nov. 30, 2020) – The Vermont Student Assistance Corp. released a study this week that examines postsecondary enrollment and completion patterns among Vermont students at two-year schools. This follow-up study of the...
Vermont Virtual College Fair kicks off "Vermont Applies" month
VSAC hosts college fair & financial aid resources all month long in December
WINOOSKI (Nov. 16, 2020) – Looking at colleges in Vermont? Mark your calendar for Dec. 2, from 3-8 p.m., to “tour” Vermont’s colleges and universities at the Vermont Virtual College Fair, hosted by Vermont Student Assistance Corp...