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Give the Gift of Education

Contributions towards a child’s college savings make the perfect gift for holidays, birthdays, baby showers and many other important milestones and special occasions. Education is a gift that truly lasts a lifetime!

For GET Participants: 

It’s easy for family and friends to contribute to your child’s GET account. We make it just as easy for you to ask for their help:

For Family and Friends Who Want to Help:

Whether you’re a grandparent, aunt, uncle, cousin or even a friend, there are many ways to help a child save for college: 

1. Gift By Mail 

Mail your check with a payment coupon (payment coupons can be found on our forms page or on the top half of one of the printable certificates below). Be sure to include the GET account number in the memo line of the check. If the child has a Custom Monthly account, we'll apply your contribution to that plan unless you specify that you're gifting Lump Sum units.

2. Giftor E-pay

When you make an online payment, you'll be redirected to a secure payment site, hosted by US Bank. A $1 fee per transaction will be added to your payment for the convenience of using this service. You don't have to be a US Bank customer. Please note that providing incorrect bank information may result in a $25 Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) fee.

Be sure to have the following available:

  • Student Beneficiary's name and GET account number
  • Your bank's routing number (typically 9 digits)
  • Your bank account number (enter your full account number, which varies by bank)

Check banking number example



3. Open a New Account 

You can also open a new account during our annual enrollment period (November 1 - May 31). It's easy to enroll online or by mail.

4. Create a Gift Announcement 

However you decide to help, know that you’re giving a priceless gift that will keep on giving for years to come. We encourage you to reinforce the significance and importance of your gift by sending a special announcement whenever you make a contribution. Simply download one of the certificates below, type in your personal message, print, and send!

GET Gift Certificate - General


GET Gift Certificate - Winter Holiday

Winter Holiday

GET Gift Certificate - Winter Snowflake

Winter Snowflake

GET Gift Certificate - Baby Shower (Pink)

Newborn/Baby Shower (Pink)

GET Gift Certificate - Baby Shower (Blue)

Newborn/Baby Shower (Blue)

GET Gift Certificate - Baby Shower (Neutral)

Newborn/Baby Shower (Neutral)


GET Gift Certificate - Birthday