Online Enrollment for NJBEST 529 College Savings Plan

Call us at (877) 4NJ-BEST
between 8:00am — 8:00pm Mon-Fri.

Opening an account is easier than ever.

You can now fund the account and sign the application online.

The Account Owner or Beneficiary must be a resident of New Jersey.

You Will Need

For the account owner, their:

  • Residential and mailing address

  • Email and phone

  • Date of birth

  • Social Security Number / Tax ID

For the beneficiary, their:

  • Mailing address

  • Date of birth

  • Social Security Number / Tax ID

A payment option to open your NJBEST account and make your first investment.

You Might Need

If adding an Successor Account Owner, their:

  • Residential and mailing address

  • Social security number / Tax ID

  • Date of birth

If funding online, you'll need your bank's routing and account number.

If funding from a Custodianship or Trust, you'll need photocopies of the custodianship or trust documents.

Please note: If the Account Owner, Beneficiary or (if applicable) third-party contributor is not a New Jersey resident, the state in which such person resides may have a 529 Plan that offers tax and other benefits exclusively to residents who participate in that state's plan. Please make sure you consider all options prior to investing.