529 Plans

Students and/or parents should contact their 529 plan administrator directly and follow their process to make a withdrawal. To ensure that the funds are directed to the correct student account, all 529 plan payments should include the student’s full name and GWID. Payments from 529 plans should be sent to:

The George Washington University
Attn: Colonial Central Processing Unit
800 21st Street NW
Ground Floor, Marvin Center
Washington, DC 20052

Payments from 529 plans are posted to accounts within 1 business day of receipt. For questions regarding a 529 plan payment, please contact the Colonial Central Processing Unit at 202-994-6200.

Payments and correspondence from Florida Tuition Plan, Texas Guarantee Tuition Plan, Vanderbilt University, and Illinois University should be directed to:

The George Washington University
Student Accounts Office
Attn: Third Party Billing
45155 Research Place, Suite 240
Ashburn, VA 20147

Fax: 571-553-1099
Phone: 202-994-7350
Email: thirdparty@gwu.edu