Saving for College

Get the information you need to plan for your child’s educational future. Compare your options, see how much you’ll need to save, and find an account that meets your needs.

Get started

Use our tools and resources to help you decide which college savings plan is right for you.

Decide how to save

Choose a savings option and learn about 529 plan investment strategies.

Open and maintain

Get details on the 529 account opening process and your role over the life of the account.

Take a distribution

Use your 529 funds to pay for qualified higher education expenses.

Additional resources

Compare your college savings options
See a side-by-side comparison of different college savings accounts.

Try our college savings calculators & tools
Get help estimating future college expenses, potential tax benefits, and more.

Learn more about saving for college
Visit the Learning Center for articles, courses, and videos on saving and planning for college.

Invite friends and family to give to your 529 account
This free, online service makes it easy to invite friends and families to give to your 529.