Student Wellness

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Financial Wellness

Financial wellness is a process of managing resources in order to access and sustain life-enhancing material goods and services.  It involves setting realistic goals and living within one’s means.  Financial wellness is attained by acquiring and using knowledge, skills and values to make balanced daily decisions, create and maintain effective budgets, avoid debts and obligations that cannot be met, fulfill good stewardship of resources, and contribute to economic stability and fairness.

Below is a list of resources that may be beneficial in optimizing your financial wellness:

On-Campus Resources

Off-Campus Resources

Online Resources

  • The Debtors Anonymous web site provides information about compulsive debting and locating DA meetings
  • The Financial Literacy Month web site provides tips on establishing financial wellness, education and helpful resources
  • To explore the financial wellness dimension, learn ways to enhance your financial wellness and complete a self-assessment, check out the Definition of Wellness website