Compare 529 Plans by Features

Plan

Enrollment or application fee

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charges depending on share class.

AZ ABLE

Arizona

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge.

AR ABLE

Arkansas

None

None.

CalABLE

California

None

None.

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

ABLE CT

Connecticut

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on unit class.

DEPENDABLE

Delaware

None

DC ABLE

District of Columbia

None

DC College Savings Plan

District of Columbia

None

None

None

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

KY Saves 529

Kentucky

None.

None

LA ABLE

Louisiana

None

None.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

$75 paper application or $50 with online application, reduced to $20 when purchasing additional years of tuition for the same beneficiary or enrolling a beneficiary with an account in the Maryland College Investment Plan.

None

None

U.Plan

Massachusetts

None.

None.

MiABLE

Michigan

None

On-line enrollment: $25
Enrollment by mail: $60

None

Mississippi ABLE

Mississippi

None

MO ABLE

Missouri

None

None.

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on unit class.

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

NJ ABLE

New Jersey

None

ABLE New Mexico

New Mexico

None

Scholar's Edge

New Mexico

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

NY ABLE

New York

None

NC 529 Plan

North Carolina

None.

The NC ABLE Program

North Carolina

None

None

None.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

PA ABLE

Pennsylvania

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

RI's ABLE

Rhode Island

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

ABLE TN

Tennessee

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

None

None

my529

Utah

None.

None

ABLEAmerica

Virginia

$10 account setup fee, currently waived

ABLEnow

Virginia

None

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

Invest529

Virginia

Effective May 1, 2014, VA529 no longer charges an application fee for this program if application is submitted online.

None for online enrollment; $50 for paper enrollment

SMART529 Select

West Virginia

None.

None.

WV ABLE

West Virginia

None

Edvest

Wisconsin

None.

None, but contributions may be subject to a sales charge depending on share class.

WY ABLE

Wyoming

None