Open an Account Today


The Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET), Connecticut’s direct-sold 529 college savings plan, offers you three easy ways to get started.

Read the Disclosure Booklet carefully, then select how you'd like to enroll:

Gather this information first to help you complete the enrollment form faster:

  • Your Social Security Number or Taxpayer Identification Number
  • Name and Social Security Number or Tax Identification Number of the individual for whom you are opening the account (beneficiary)
  • A check for the initial deposit or a blank check and/or deposit slip (for bank account and ABA/routing number), if you are going to fund your initial contribution through an electronic bank draft (ACH) or establish an automatic contribution plan (see sample)
  • Your bank branch telephone number (for electronic funds transfer)
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