News Releases

12
Apr

Vermont’s college savings plan assets surge past $400 million

More Vermonters discover power of the VHEIP plan

WINOOSKI (April 12, 2019)— Investments in Vermont’s 529 college savings plan have reached another milestone, topping 22,000 accounts and $400 million in assets, according to Vermont Student Assistance Corp., which administers the...

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04
Apr

Vermont Precision Tools adds Career & Education Wellness for its employees

Swanton manufacturer chooses VSAC program to assist employees with education goals and family education pathways

WINOOSKI (April 4, 2019)— Vermont Precision Tools, the Swanton manufacturer of high precision tools used in the automotive, medical and aeronautic industries, has added Career & Education Wellness, powered by VSAC, as a new...

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04
Mar

VSAC Joins ‘March Forth’ to help families save for college

Multi-state effort puts spotlight on savings, not debt, for education expenses

WINOOSKI (March 4, 2019) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is joining a 27-state effort to teach families the power of saving for education and training after high school.   The national campaign, launching today, dubbed “For...

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15
Feb

Spend the night with VSAC at CCP ‘19

Workshops and resource fair for adults thinking about going back to school or training and high school students and parents planning for college & careers

WINOOSKI (February 15, 2019) – College & Career Pathways -- VSAC’s landmark events for Vermonters who are curious about pursuing education and training opportunities – is taking on a whole new look (and adding a new location) this...

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06
Feb

Four high schools chosen to pilot new math proficiency course

Successful completion of ‘EMC2’ qualifies students for college-level math courses

WINOOSKI (February 6, 2019) – Four high schools have been chosen to pilot a new, much-anticipated course to strengthen math proficiencies in high school students before they graduate. 

Beginning with the 2019-20 academic year...

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01
Feb

F is for February, FAFSA and financial aid

Time for students to file for next year’s financial aid – including the Vermont State Grant

WINOOSKI (February 1, 2019) – Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is reminding students to file their annual FAFSA application – the crucial first step to receiving financial aid.

And VSAC has an additional incentive: Every high...

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