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CHET Advance Scholarship

Getting Started is Easy...

step1

Check CHET Out!

Find out about the plan benefits, how it works, the tax advantages for Connecticut residents, and how the funds can be used.

step2

Choose Your Investments

Review CHET’s flexible investment options and select what is best for you. We can help if you have questions.

step3

Open an Account

Open your CHET account today and start on the path to saving for college.

Get more information on CHET sent directly to your email

Everyone Can Participate

Parents

Get real answers to your concerns about saving for college.

Grandparents, Family & Friends

A few simple steps can help plan for your loved one’s future.

Students

CHET can help you achieve your college dreams.

Employers & Financial Professionals

Help your employees and clients save for college.

The Buzz

Jun
02
Hartford, CT — State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden, also a trustee of the Connecticut Higher Education Trust, today announced he will award over $540,000...Read More
Feb
11
HARTFORD, CT — Today, State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden, Trustee of the Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET), announced the launch of the annual...Read More
Jan
21
HARTFORD, CT – Today, State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden , Trustee of the Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET), launched the annual CHET Advance...Read More
Dec
20
Congress has passed the SECURE Act which was signed into law on December 20, 2019 and features important federal changes expanding the use of 529 plans....Read More
Dec
18
HARTFORD, CT — Today, State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden is encouraging last-minute holiday shoppers to consider giving the gift of education to...Read More

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