About Ascensus 

Our mission as 529 specialists is to make saving easy through accessible and affordable college savings plans. We currently partner with state agencies and 529 plan program managers in 22 states plus the District of Columbia, supporting 39 different 529 plans.1

Why Save With Ascensus?

While we may not support the 529 plan in your home state, chances are that we support another plan that meets your college savings needs. Families across the country trust us with over 5 million accounts and over $125 billion in their hard earned college savings.1

Investing In An Ascensus Plan Gets You:

  • Expert management from the leading 529 plan provider
  • An easy way to receive college savings gifts through Ugift®
  • Ability to help save through everyday spending with Upromise® by Sallie Mae

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1 As of 12/31/19.