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Expert on Student Success Advises VT Educators and Parents

An award-winning researcher has identified six types of involvement that contribute to student success


(Contact: Irene Racz, VSAC director of public affairs, 802-542-2240)


Dr. Joyce Epstein, director of the Center on School, Family and Community Partnerships at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, urged...

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KSV and VSAC Receive Awards for Career Planning Web Site

Start Where You Are Professional Website

WINOOSKI — Kelliher Samets Volk (KSV) and the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC) have received three national awards for the Start Where You Are Professional Website KSV developed for VSAC.

The honors consist of an...

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VSAC’s College Essay and Financial Aid Presentations Offered Online

Prepare for College Costs

WINOOSKI — Vermont Student Assistance Corporation offers two online presentations for prospective college students and their families to view in their comfort of their own homes.

How to Write an Effective Admissions Essay...

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VSAC Still at Work to Help Vermonters Plan and Pay for Education (op-ed)

By Don Vickers

Many people stop me on the street to ask what’s in store for Vermont Student Assistance Corporation, and the Vermonters we serve, in the wake of legislation eliminating our role as a federal education loan provider. Some things...

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VSAC Provides Update on Financing for Private Student Loan (letter to editor)

We’re pleased to report that our bond sale took place without a hitch

Dear Editor:

In early July, VSAC announced that we would offer a fixed-rate private education loan, the Vermont Advantage loan, for the 2010-11 academic year. Since then, we’ve fielded questions about whether we would be able to...

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VSAC Building Earns ENERGY STAR®

The prestigious ENERGY STAR given to facilities ranking in the top 25 percent nationally

WINOOSKI — The Vermont Student Assistance Corporation office building, completed in 2005 as a key element of Winooski’s downtown revitalization, has earned the prestigious ENERGY STAR given to facilities ranking in the top 25...

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