Studies tell us college students are very concerned about finances. This concern can lead to greater anxiety and a higher chance of dropping out of college. When students learn about managing finances early on, chances are they will have less financial difficulty during college and overall have better mental health.

Financial wellness counseling

Financial wellness counselors can help you gain knowledge and confidence to make better financial decisions. Your appointment is a safe space for you to discuss your finances. If you are a student at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, financial wellness appointments are available to you. 

Common meeting topic examples:

  • budgeting
  • loans and repayment
  • understanding credit
  • setting financial goals
  • banking and savings basics