Carson City—The Nevada State Treasurer’s Office reminds Nevadans that the extended deadline for enrollment in the Nevada Prepaid Tuition program is quickly approaching on April 30, 2016.

“The Nevada Prepaid Tuition program has already helped so many Nevada families,” said Dan Schwartz, Nevada State Treasurer. “College tuition continues to rise. Don’t miss this chance to start saving for your child’s future!”

The Nevada Prepaid Tuition program will cover the cost of in-state credit hours. The program can be used with other 529 college savings plans or scholarships to cover additional college expenses, including books, fees and housing.

Under the terms of The Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program, benefits may be used at any eligible school in the country – meaning in-state benefits can be used to pay toward tuition costs at public or private colleges, universities or trade schools that are eligible to participate in federal student aid. A list of eligible schools can be found at

The deadline to enroll in the Nevada Prepaid Tuition program is midnight April 30, 2016. Visit to learn more about the program and to enroll.

Plans offered by the Nevada State Treasurer’s Office include the Nevada Prepaid Tuition Program, SSGA Upromise 529 Plan, Putnam 529 for America, the Vanguard 529 Plan and the USAA 529 College Savings Plan. To learn more about any of these programs please visit