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GET
GET 529 Prepaid Tuition Program

Prepay future college tuition today to ensure peace of mind as your student grows.

  • Created for Washington state residents.

  • Start with as little as one unit.

  • No enrollment fee when enrolling online.

  • Pay a set price today with the guarantee that 100 units will equal one year of in-state tuition and state-mandated fees at the highest price public university in the state, no matter when you use them.

  • State guarantee that protects from long-term in-state tuition inflation and stock market risk.

  • Buy up to 800 units (enough for eight years of in-state tuition and state-mandated fees)

  • Enroll between November 1 and May 31 annually.

DreamAhead
DreamAhead 529 College Investment Plan

Choose from multiple investment options to add flexibility to your savings.

  • Open to anyone in the U.S.

  • Start with as little as $25.

  • No enrollment fee.

  • Choose from portfolios made up of stock, bond and/or cash preservation funds and build a savings strategy that fits your needs.


  • Wide range of flexible investment choices based on your student's age and your risk tolerance.

  • Contribute up to $500,000 (maximum total account balance between DreamAhead and GET).

  • Enroll year-round.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the WA529 office is currently closed to walk-in visitors. If you have questions about your GET or DreamAhead account, Contact Center representatives are available by phone or email. Please see our Contact Us page for hours and information. The GET and DreamAhead Contact Centers will be closed on Friday, December 25, 2020 for Christmas Day and Friday, January 1, 2021 for New Year's Day. 

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