Meet Clantha McCurdy, a Leader in Massachusetts Higher Education

The Senior Deputy Commissioner of Access and Student Financial Assistance discuses her job responsibilities, the state budget recommendation, the Commonwealth Commitment, and collaborating with other agencies to help students.  Read More

Appreciating our Partners: Donna Connolly of MassEdCO

Donna Connolly shares her experience of expanding college access to the students of Worcester as the Director of Youth Access and Career Planning at MassEdCO, where she manages the On Our Way program and the Collegiate Success Institute.  Read More

Partner Spotlight: National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA)

If you’re looking for a group of people passionate about helping students pay for college, get to know the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA). Our partner spotlight… Read More

Partner Spotlight: Massachusetts Business Alliance for Education

MEFA is proud to highlight the Massachusetts Business Alliance for Education (MBAE) as our Partner Spotlight for the month of June. The MBAE is committed to a high quality public education system that… Read More

The power of picture books

By Courtney Waring, Director of Education, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art Remember your favorite book as a child? It was that one book you never grew tired… Read More

Partner Spotlight: National Partnership for Educational Access

Today is the perfect day to highlight one of our partner organizations, the National Partnership for Educational Access (NPEA), as I just returned from the sixth annual NPEA national conference… Read More

Partner Spotlight: FUEL Education

One of MEFA’s valued partnerships is with an organization called FUEL Education. FUEL was founded in 2009 by social entrepreneur and economist Bob Hildreth, who has long had a passion… Read More

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Big Changes Coming to the MEFA U.Plan

The U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program has gotten even better in 2019 with new enhancements such as year-round savings capabilities and online account access.

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July 9, 2019

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