Past Event

Financial Wellness & You: Winter Break Budgeting and Beyond

November 17, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Join University Life and Columbia Student Financial Services for a Budgeting Workshop. Student Financial Services will review some money management and planning tips! 

In this virtual presentation, we will discuss the importance of financial literacy and the budgeting process as you prepare to venture off campus during the winter break, return to campus, and beyond graduation. We’ll showcase the no-cost resources, tools, and learning opportunities available to you as a Columbia student through iGrad as you strive to achieve your own state of financial well-being through the budgeting process.

iGrad is a free, web-based Financial Literacy platform that provides personalized financial wellness education and loan management resources, will be presented. Columbia University students have lifetime access to this platform which includes an array of interactive tools, video tutorials, webinars, quizzes, articles and other Financial Literacy resources to assist in managing your financial affairs in the pursuit of Financial Wellness. We look forward to seeing you at the session and assisting with your questions. You may create your free iGrad account at using your email address. Account creation is not required to attend.

RSVP is required, please register here. After you complete your registration, you'll receive a confirmation email with instructions on joining the Zoom link.

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