Michigan Education Savings Program (MESP)

A Plan for Everyone

Parent, grandparent, employer, financial professional, student...doesn’t matter. When the Michigan Education Savings Program (MESP) is the way you save for college, everybody wins.

Most parents can’t cover all of the costs of higher education. With the Michigan Education Savings Program (MESP) you don’t have to go it alone. Get a helping hand from your friends and family. Maybe even from an employer or trusted financial professional. MESP makes it easy for everyone to help families prepare their loved one for college.

Who Can Contribute and Help Save


You don’t need to be a millionaire to help pay for your child’s college education. MESP can put you on the right path no matter where you are at.

Grandparents, Family & Friends

No gift is more rewarding than watching a child develop to their fullest potential. Explore the role you can play in making sure that happens


With MESP you can avoid extensive borrowing by playing a role in achieving your higher education savings goals.

Employers & Organizations

Employees already look to you for retirement options. Why not offer college savings solutions for their loved ones?


Save for your loved one’s college education with payroll direct deposit. It makes saving easy and automatic.

Financial Professionals

You are always looking for better ways to add value to the services you provide. Why not include college savings as part of your clients overall plans? MESP can help.