2020 Press Releases

Give the Gift of Education With Georgia's Path2College 529 Plan This Holiday Season

November 24, 2020

TUCKER, GA – If you are looking for a meaningful holiday gift to give, Georgia’s college savings plan, the Path2College 529 Plan, offers a gift-giving option with lasting impact.

“A tangible gift will bring immediate joy to a child this holiday season, AND giving the gift of education will have a tremendously positive impact on their future,” said Lynne Riley, President of the Georgia Student Finance Commission.

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GSFC Board Confirms New President

July 10, 2020

ATLANTA, GA – The Georgia Student Finance Commission (GSFC) Board of Commissioners voted to confirm Lynne Riley as President of GSFC, effective July 16, 2020. Mrs. Riley will also serve as President of GSFC’s companion student finance entities, the Georgia Student Finance Authority (GSFA) and the Georgia Higher Education Assistance Corporation (GHEAC).

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Gov. Kemp: Georgia Student Loan Borrowers to Receive 60-day Forbearance

March 27, 2020

ATLANTA, GA – Governor Brian P. Kemp announced today that Georgia borrowers participating in any state loan program administered by the Georgia Student Finance Authority (GSFA) will automatically receive a 60-day administrative forbearance to assist Georgians who may be impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19). This administrative forbearance will provide an estimated temporary relief of $2 million in loan repayments from over 17,500 borrowers who could be experiencing financial hardship.

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