Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) Connecticut State Treasurer

Welcome Shawn T. Wooden, Trustee, Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) and Connecticut's new State Treasurer!

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

Feb
06
HARTFORD, CT – State Treasurer Shawn T. Wooden has launched the 2019 Dream Big! college-savings competition that will award up to $1,000 each...Read More
Jan
30
Effective January 1, 2018, distributions for tuition in connection with enrollment or attendance at an elementary or secondary public, private, or religious...Read More
Jan
09
HARTFORD – Shawn T. Wooden was sworn in today as the 83rd Connecticut State Treasurer, pledging to use the office to protect workers’ retirement...Read More
Dec
03
HARTFORD, CT – More than 200 people attended an uplifting ceremony at the Legislative Office Building to celebrate 100 high school freshman and...Read More
Nov
14
HARTFORD, CT – The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is almost upon us and what better way to tell a child how special they are than by giving...Read More

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