Are you a parent worried about the cost of a private college education for your son or daughter? Then we have good news. Northwestern is one of 270+ colleges participating in the Private College 529 Plan, a national prepaid tuition plan that lets you lock in tomorrow’s tuition at today’s price.

The Private College 529 Plan offers:

  • The security of a guarantee against tuition inflation;
  • Freedom from market risk;
  • Freedom from entry, annual and exit fees;
  • The flexibility of a national program; and
  • Real savings, whether you start big, small, early or late.*

Visit or call 888-718-7878 to learn more.

* A certificate must be held a minimum of 36 months before it can be redeemed for tuition.

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