September is National College Savings Month. my529 invites you to join us in celebrating and learning the importance of saving for higher education. Learn more

Saving for college

Saving is better than borrowing 

Starting early and saving for college now means less debt in the future. Learn more

Saving can boost the value of your higher education investment

With a variety of education options comes a range of tuition costs and earnings potential. Parents can help their children evaluate how they approach the future by exploring the variables of the cost and value of education. To help families find positive outcomes for both variables, Utah Gov. Spencer Cox provided my529, Utah’s educational savings plan, a renewed declaration stating that September is College Savings Month. Learn more

Education to your destination

Learn how college helped launch the career of a meteorologist.

Where and how can you use funds?

529 funds can be used at any eligible educational institution in the United States or abroad that participates in federal student aid programs.

Use funds for tuition, room and board, computers, internet access, and other qualified education expenses. Learn more

Why choose my529?

my529 has been helping families plan for higher education for 25 years. In fact, my529 has received Morningstar’s top rating for 10 years straight, earning the Analyst Rating™ of Gold in October 2020.

my529 is Utah’s official nonprofit 529 educational savings plan. Learn more

Interested in opening a my529 account, click here.

More resources

Invite Education. has tools to help with the college planning process. You can look at higher education costs with the College Savings Estimator, and my529 account owners have free access to scholarship and financial aid information.

Downloadable resources