The Financial Wellness program strives to provide resources, guidance, and activities to help students manage their money and build healthy financial habits towards stability.
Why is it important?
Money plays a critical
role in our lives and not having enough of it impacts health as well as academic performance. Financial stress is repeatedly found to be a common source of stress, anxiety and fear for college students. Keeping track of expenses, making a budget,
and sticking to it are important skills to have in order to be finically responsible and independent. Learning how to maximize your financial wellness now will help you feel prepared to handle potentially stressful financial situations in the future.