529s and College Outside of the U.S.

Even if a child chooses to go to school outside of the United States, 529 savings can be applied to  expenses in certain cases.  For the 2012–2013 school year, there were 451 international (non-U.S.) schools that were eligible. Details on which international institutions qualify can be found on the Federal Student Aid website,  www.fafsa.ed.gov.