Edvest is Wisconsin’s 529 College Savings Plan. It allows you to save for your child’s (or anyone’s) K-12 education expenses and post-high school education. Funds can cover tuition, books, room and board, computers, tablets, and many other expenses. This may be funds for universities, colleges, professional schools, technical colleges, graduate programs across the country and even at some institutions abroad.
Edvest provides tax deductions for Wisconsin residents (limitations apply). Any earnings are free from federal income tax when used for qualified expenses. UW System employees are also able to utilize direct deposit from their payroll with a minimum contribution of $15 per pay period.
For more information and/or to set up an account review the Edvest toolkit for UW System employees.
To open an account, visit the Edvest website.
Every effort has been made to ensure this information is current and correct. Information on this page does not guarantee enrollment, benefits and/or the ability to make changes to your benefits.