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Get a College Illinois 529 plan to protect against college tuition inflation

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FOR THEIR FUTURE

Learn how enrolling your child in a
College Illinois!® Prepaid Tuition Plan
can make planning for college easier.

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529 plan benefits

AN AFFORDABLE WAY
TO PLAN FOR COLLEGE

We can help make paying for tuition more
affordable. Check out our flexible plan and
payment options that can work for any budget.

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Learn how you can get tax benefits with
a College Illinois!® Prepaid Tuition Plan.

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Obtain Illinois college tuition with a 529 Prepaid Tuition plan

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Parents, grandparents, even aunts and
uncles can buy plans for future students.

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Announcing new reduced contract prices

The College Illinois! Prepaid Tuition Program is excited to announce that plan prices have been reduced across the board to help make college more affordable! The contract pricing options are now more specifically aligned to the age of your child when you purchase the contract. The younger your child is when you buy a contract, the more you save on the purchase of a prepaid tuition plan.

Every College Illinois! Plan allows you to take advantage of reduced pricing and other valuable benefits such as:

  • Protection against tuition inflation and market fluctuations
  • Tax advantages
  • Flexible payment plans

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READ MORE ABOUT THE PRICE REDUCTION HERE.

HOW DO COLLEGE ILLINOIS!® PREPAID TUITION PLANS WORK?

  • flexible 529 prepaid tuition plan Choose a flexible College Illinois! prepaid tuition plan. With each plan you can choose how many semesters to purchase, apply your benefits to almost any college or university in Illinois and in the United States and alter your plan to fit your needs.
  • Set up a 529 payment plan Set up a payment plan that fits within your budget. Choose between monthly, annual and lump sum payments.
  • prepay college tuition today Continue to prepay at today’s rate and never worry about tuition inflation.
  • Utilize a college savings plan for tuition Send your student to college knowing that their tuition is taken care of.

WHAT IS THE COLLEGE ILLINOIS!
529 PREPAID TUITION PROGRAM?

Saving for college utilizing a 529 Plan

The College Illinois! Prepaid Tuition Program is an effective way to plan to pay for college tuition and mandatory fees at current contract rates. The program was created to help protect against tuition inflation, to offer a helpful and easy-to-understand process to enroll, and to support parents, grandparents and students find a clear path to college.

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WHAT IS AN ILLINOIS 529 PLAN?

  • Prepay for tuition and mandatory fees at current rates.
  • Apply tuition to in-state, out-of-state, public, private and community colleges.
  • Become eligible for federal and state tax advantages.

WHAT ARE MY PLAN OPTIONS?

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Community
College

Choice 1 covers:
  • 100% of in-district tuition and mandatory fees at all Illinois community colleges
  • Purchase up to 4 semesters
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University

Choice 2 covers:
  • 100% of tuition and mandatory fees at all Illinois public universities except the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Purchase up to 9 semesters
  • Choice 2 combination plan: Up to 4 semesters at a community college and up to 5 semesters at public universities except for UIUC
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University+

Choice 3 covers:
  • 100% of tuition and mandatory fees at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Purchase up to 9 semesters
  • Choice 3 combination plan: Up to 4 semesters at a community college and up to 5 semesters at UIUC

 

 

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Find your plan to pay for college. The  Plan Finder tool will be available in Fall 2014 when pricing for plans is released for the next enrollment period. To be notified of the exact date when enrollment opens and to receive College Illinois! updates to your inbox, click below. Keep me updated.