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Plan Does participation in the program provide beneficiaries with any advantages in qualifying for resident tuition status at state institutions?
CollegeCounts 529 Fund
Alabama
No
CollegeCounts 529 Fund Advisor Plan
Alabama
No
Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (PACT) Program
Alabama
No
John Hancock Freedom 529
Alaska
No
T. Rowe Price College Savings Plan
Alaska
No
University of Alaska College Savings Plan
Alaska
Yes, a beneficiary receiving a qualified distribution from an account to pay tuition at the University of Alaska may be eligible for a waiver of the nonresident tuition surcharge
Arizona Family College Savings Program
Arizona
No
Fidelity Arizona College Savings Plan
Arizona
No
Ivy Funds InvestEd Plan
Arizona
No
GIFT College Investing Plan
Arkansas
No
iShares 529 Plan
Arkansas
No
The ScholarShare College Savings Plan
California
No
Direct Portfolio College Savings Plan
Colorado
No
Prepaid Tuition Fund
Colorado
No
Scholars Choice College Savings Program
Colorado
No
Smart Choice College Savings Plan
Colorado
No
Stable Value Plus College Savings Program
Colorado
No
Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET)
Connecticut
No
Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) -- Advisor Plan
Connecticut
No
Delaware College Investment Plan
Delaware
No
DC 529 College Savings Program (Advisor-sold)
District of Columbia
No
DC 529 College Savings Program (Direct-sold)
District of Columbia
No
Florida 529 Savings Plan
Florida
No
Florida Prepaid College Plan
Florida
Yes, the qualified beneficiary is classified a resident for tuition purposes regardless of actual home of record.
Path2College 529 Plan
Georgia
No
Hawaii's College Savings Program
Hawaii
No
Idaho College Savings Program (IDeal)
Idaho
No
Bright Directions College Savings Program
Illinois
No
Bright Start College Savings Program -- Advisor-sold Plan
Illinois
No
Bright Start College Savings Program -- Direct-sold Plan
Illinois
No
College Illinois! Prepaid Tuition Program
Illinois
No
CollegeChoice 529 Direct Savings Plan
Indiana
No
CollegeChoice Advisor 529 Savings Plan
Indiana
No
CollegeChoice CD 529 Savings Plan
Indiana
No
College Savings Iowa
Iowa
No
IAdvisor 529 Plan
Iowa
No
Learning Quest 529 Education Savings Program (Direct-sold)
Kansas
No
Learning Quest Advisor
Kansas
No
Schwab 529 College Savings Plan
Kansas
No
Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust
Kentucky
Yes, beneficiaries with eight years of program participation and $2,400 in total contributions who move out-of-state remain eligible for resident tuition rates at Kentucky public institutions
Kentucky's Affordable Prepaid Tuition (KAPT)
Kentucky
No
START Saving Program
Louisiana
No
NextGen College Investing Plan -- Client Direct Series
Maine
No
NextGen College Investing Plan -- Client Select Series
Maine
No
College Savings Plans of Maryland -- College Investment Plan
Maryland
No
College Savings Plans of Maryland -- Prepaid College Trust
Maryland
No
U.Fund College Investing Plan
Massachusetts
No
U.Plan
Massachusetts
No
MI 529 Advisor Plan
Michigan
No
Michigan Education Savings Program
Michigan
No
Michigan Education Trust
Michigan
No
Minnesota College Savings Plan
Minnesota
No
MACS 529 Advisor Program
Mississippi
No
Mississippi Affordable College Savings (MACS) Program
Mississippi
No
Mississippi Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (MPACT) Program
Mississippi
Yes, a beneficiary is considered a resident for purposes of tuition regardless of the beneficiary's residence at college enrollment. Beginning with contracts opened after July 1, 2003, this requires that (1) the original purchaser was the parent, grandparent, or legal guardian of the beneficiary, or (2) the beneficiary was a resident of Mississippi at the time the MPACT contract was purchased.
MOST - Missouri's 529 Advisor Plan
Missouri
No
MOST - Missouri's 529 College Savings Plan (Direct-sold)
Missouri
No
Montana Family Education Savings Program -- Bank Plan
Montana
No
Montana Family Education Savings Program -- Investment Plan
Montana
No
Nebraska Education Savings Trust -- Advisor College Savings Plan
Nebraska
No
Nebraska Education Savings Trust -- Direct College Savings Plan
Nebraska
No
State Farm College Savings Plan
Nebraska
No
TD Ameritrade 529 College Savings Plan
Nebraska
No
Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program
Nevada
No
Putnam 529 for America
Nevada
No
SSgA Upromise 529 Plan
Nevada
No
The Vanguard 529 Savings Plan
Nevada
No
USAA 529 College Savings Plan
Nevada
No
Fidelity Advisor 529 Plan
New Hampshire
No
UNIQUE College Investing Plan
New Hampshire
No
Franklin Templeton 529 College Savings Plan
New Jersey
No
NJBEST 529 College Savings Plan
New Jersey
No
Scholar'sEdge
New Mexico
No
The Education Plan's College Savings Program
New Mexico
No
New York's 529 Advisor-Guided College Savings Plan
New York
No
New York's 529 College Savings Program -- Direct Plan
New York
No
National College Savings Program
North Carolina
No
College SAVE
North Dakota
No
BlackRock CollegeAdvantage 529 Plan
Ohio
No
Ohio CollegeAdvantage -- Guaranteed Savings Fund
Ohio
No
Ohio CollegeAdvantage 529 Savings Plan
Ohio
No
Oklahoma College Savings Plan
Oklahoma
No
Oklahoma Dream 529 Plan
Oklahoma
No
MFS 529 Savings Plan
Oregon
No
Oregon College Savings Plan
Oregon
No
Private College 529 Plan
Other
No
Pennsylvania 529 Guaranteed Savings Plan
Pennsylvania
No
Pennsylvania 529 Investment Plan
Pennsylvania
No
CollegeBoundfund (Advisor-sold)
Rhode Island
No
CollegeBoundfund (Direct-sold, Alternative RI)
Rhode Island
No
Future Scholar 529 College Savings Plan (Advisor-sold)
South Carolina
No
Future Scholar 529 College Savings Plan (Direct-sold)
South Carolina
No
South Carolina Tuition Prepayment Program
South Carolina
No
CollegeAccess 529 (Advisor-sold)
South Dakota
No
CollegeAccess 529 (Direct-sold)
South Dakota
No
Tennessee's BEST Prepaid College Tuition Plan
Tennessee
No
TNStars College Savings 529 Program
Tennessee
No
Lonestar 529 Plan
Texas
No
Texas College Savings Plan
Texas
No
Texas Guaranteed Tuition Plan
Texas
Yes, the program offers in-state tuition rates to Texas beneficiaries who subsequently move out of Texas.
Texas Tuition Promise Fund
Texas
No
Utah Educational Savings Plan (UESP)
Utah
No, except that for accounts opened before May 5, 2008, beneficiaries may receive in-state tuition at an eligible Utah school if they held a UESP account and lived in Utah for eight consecutive years prior to moving out of state.
Vermont Higher Education Investment Plan
Vermont
No
CollegeAmerica
Virginia
No
CollegeWealth
Virginia
No
Virginia529 inVEST
Virginia
No
Virginia529 prePAID
Virginia
No
Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET)
Washington
No
SMART529 Prepaid Tuition Plan
West Virginia
No
SMART529 Select
West Virginia
No
SMART529 WV Direct College Savings Plan
West Virginia
No
The Hartford SMART529
West Virginia
No
Edvest
Wisconsin
No
Tomorrow's Scholar 529 Plan
Wisconsin
No