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A New Way to Give the Gift of College

Gift of College

Virginia529 has made it even easier to give the gift of education – gift cards are now available in stores across Virginia! Purchase a Virginia529 “Gift of College” gift card at Toys”R”Us and Babies”R”Us stores and give the recipient a gift to last a lifetime.

Gift cards can be funded anywhere from $25 to $500 – you control the amount. Even a small contribution today can help pay for tuition, textbooks and other qualified higher education expenses in the future. Every gift can truly make a difference!

You can purchase a Virginia529 “Gift of College” gift card to establish a new account for an individual, or your monetary gift can be redeemed toward an existing Virginia529 account. With this flexibility, it’s never been more convenient to give or receive funds for college.

Whether you’re celebrating a graduation, birthday or holiday, an investment in a loved one’s education is a great way to show you care about their future.

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Resources to help you learn

Virginia529 offers free, in-person information sessions at locations across Virginia. These hour-long sessions highlight the program’s three plans, explain the benefits to account owners and give you the chance to get your questions answered. If you don’t live near one of our in-person sessions, Virginia529 offers online webinars where you can learn more from the comfort of your own home.