Past Event

Financial Wellness & You: International Student Transition Planning

July 22, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Student Financial Services is partnering with University Life and ISSO to address Financial Wellness for international students! During this presentation, budgeting topics, resources, tools, and key contacts will be discussed to assist you as you endeavor toward Financial Wellness; a state of well-being surrounding individual financial affairs. Introductory topics presented will include:

  • Financial Literacy & Financial Wellness
  • Finances 101: The Basics
  • Credit
  • Financial Institutions
  • Student Lending
  • Where to Go & Why: Consumer Support Offices
  • The Proactive Approach to Successful Student Spending Plans
  • Meet Student Financial Services: Key Offices & Contacts
  • Discover iGrad’s Free Tools & Resources to Support the Lifecycle of Budgeting Time

RSVP is required. After you complete your registration, you'll receive a confirmation email containing the Zoom link, password, and instructions for joining the event. Register here.

This event is part of the Wellness Days initiative, aiming to promote and support wellness and well-being across the Columbia community. For a full list of Wellness Days events, visit

Columbia University makes every effort to accommodate individuals with disabilities. If you require disability accommodations to attend an event at Columbia University, please contact Disability Services ([email protected] or 212-854-2388) at least 10 days in advance of the event. Requests for CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation) or sign language interpretation require two weeks' notice.

Contact Information

University Life