Connecticut 529 College Savings Plans

Connecticut offers a direct-sold 529 college savings plan without residency restrictions, managed by TIAA-CREF, and an advisor-sold 529 savings program that is open only to Connecticut residents, managed by Hartford Life.

Learn more about each Connecticut 529 plan by following the links below to the plan detail pages.

Connecticut 529 Tax Benefit
  • Tax deduction for single filers$5,000/yr
  • Tax deduction for joint filers$10,000/yr

Consumer Plans

Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET)

Similar to other TIAA-managed 529 savings programs, the Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) features three age-based options along with eight static investment options.

  • Resident Rating
  • Non-Resident Rating

Advisor Sold Plans

Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) -- Advisor Plan

The Connecticut Higher Education Trust (CHET) Advisor Plan is managed by Hartford Funds and features age-based, static, and individual portfolio options. Underlying investments include Hartford Funds mutual funds, two iShares (BlackRock) mutual funds, and a stable value portfolio managed by Invesco....

  • Resident Rating
  • Non-Resident Rating