How It Works
Take Rising Tuition Costs Out of the Equation
Only Private College 529 Plan offers a guarantee against tuition inflation at private colleges and universities across the U.S.
For Families wanting the benefits of a private education for their children, but are concerned about the rising cost of tuition, Private College 529 Plan may be the answer. The Plan is the only guaranteed way to lock in today's tuition rates at a diverse group of more than 270 private colleges across the country.
The sooner one prepays for tuition, the more one can potentially save. As the chart illustrates, if tuition rises at a rate of 5% per year, by enrolling today in Private College 529 Plan, a family could save thousands of dollars on the cost of a private college education by the time the child is ready to enroll, even if that time isn't far away.
Structured as a pre-purchase of tuition and not an investment, the plan eliminates the need to select investment options, follow financial markets or worry about a market downturn. Families can purchase tuition certificates at today's price that may be redeemed at any participating school for up to 30 years.
Please browse this site to learn more about the Private College 529 Plan, how it works and if it’s right for you. If this plan isn’t right for you, use links to visit sites to learn about other college savings options. It is the goal of TPC to help families find the plan that works for them and, to have more students with greater savings and less debt!