News Releases


Get your FSA ID at the college fair

VSAC offers easy, 30-minute workshops at Saint Michael’s College

WINOOSKI (September 4, 2018)— When hundreds of students and families check out colleges and career training programs at Saint Michael’s College next week, they also should take a few minutes to get their FSA ID so they will be...

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September is the perfect time to save for college

VSAC celebrates College Savings Month with 529 account prize packages

WINOOSKI (August 28, 2018)—September is National College Savings Month, an ideal time to open or add to a Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan account to get the maximum in savings and tax benefits. Plus this September...

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VSAC makes loan rebates to borrowers – again

‘Borrower benefits’ program saves $2 million this year

WINOOSKI (July 18, 2018)— Vermont Student Assistance Corp. is giving $2 million in interest rebates to borrowers this year, part of its “borrower benefits” program that has saved students $180 million in loan costs since 1995.

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New education partnership puts the focus on math proficiency

New high school course for seniors will bridge the math gap

WINOOSKI (June 25, 2018) –  Vermont Student Assistance Corp., the Vermont State Colleges System and the Vermont Agency of Education have teamed up to create a new high school math course that will ensure that students leave high...

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14 babies born May 29 to receive $100 college savings accounts

VSAC and Vermont hospitals partner to celebrate 529 Day

Montpelier (June 6, 2018) –  Fourteen babies born at Vermont hospitals on May 29 will each receive $100 in a 529 college savings account from Vermont Student Assistance Corp.  

The Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health...

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VSAC and Lake Monsters pitch for college savings

Lucky CHAMP’s Kids Club member gets speed of first pitch deposited in 529 account

WINOOSKI (May 30, 2018) – Vermont Lake Monsters fans will be cheering on the starting pitcher at every home game to see how fast he can throw and how much cash a lucky CHAMP’s Kids Club member will get in a 529 college savings...

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