If your savings and/or financial aid does not fully cover your college expenses, check out these other options.
NEST 529 College Savings Plan
By investing in this plan, your parents can set aside money for your college education – and get a Nebraska state income tax deduction. Find details at nest529.com.
College Payment Plans
Many schools offer a monthly payment plan. Ask your college about finance charges.
All military branches offer education assistance including the G.I. Bill, tuition reimbursement, and student loan repayment. Talk to a recruiter to get all the details.
These student loans are not funded by the federal government. Talk to the college financial aid office to determine if a private loan might be an option to help fund your education.
Home Equity Line of Credit Loan
A line of credit allows you to borrow money as you need it, which fits well with tuition payments.
Certain Nebraska agencies provide education assistance for those who qualify. Examples include:
- Vocational Rehabilitation
- Nebraska Workforce Development
- ResCare Workforce Service
- Central Plains Center for Services