NYU Financial Education is dedicated to providing students and staff with high quality and personalized services through our presentations and individualized sessions. Our goal is to better inform and support our students/staff financial wellness goals as they gain greater insight and clarity into aspects of their personal financial situations to make empowered financial choices.

There are certain services we cannot specifically provide:

  • Bankruptcy counseling
  • Financial planning
  • Mortgage and refinancing counseling
  • Investment advice
  • Contacting creditors
  • Selection of financial institutions
  • Selection of financial planning services
  • Retirement planning
  • Tax advice and filling assistance

Topics include:

Student Loans & Repayment

Many students have to take out loans to finance their education, and understanding all of the terms, conditions and repayment options can be intimidating. We will go over your student loans, different repayment plans, public loan service forgiveness and options if you are considering graduate school.

Budgeting in NY

Welcome to the bright lights and big city! Ever wonder how to survive and not break the bank? In this session, we will go over some tips to create a budget and plan out some of your expenses so that you can take advantage of all NY has to offer without going broke.

Adulting 101

Everyone could use a little bit of help ‘adulting’ nowadays. We will go over topics such as Insurance (health insurance, car insurance), apartment hunting (what do they mean by guarantor?), Taxes (why does so much come out of my paycheck- who is FICA?) and much more.

Studying Abroad

Ever wanted to study away but don’t know If you can afford it? Will there be any scholarships available? Who can I apply to? What about exchange rates? How much money do I really need while away? This session can answer all these questions and give you a good place to start your planning abroad.

Other - For any other topic

If you would like to schedule a workshop or would like to request to meet with one of our coaches please use the links below to access the form.

What to Expect - Coaching

You will meet with one of our coaches for approximately 40 minutes. Each session is based on the topic of your choosing and geared towards your needs. Each session is designed to help you get a greater understanding of your finances as they work with you to develop sustainable realistic financial wellness goals. There is a follow-up session required [typically about 20 minutes] where we can discuss outcomes and next steps.

If you would like to schedule a one-on-one coaching session, please use the link below to access the form.

What to Expect - Presentations

If you would like us to give a presentation at a club or organization you will select a topic from those described above. One of our coaches will contact you to discuss the specifics of the audience. Each presentation is approximately 40 minutes and we will provide time for Q & A. Each session is based on the topic of your choosing and geared towards your specific needs. Each session is designed to present education on various financial topics that will help you gain a greater understanding of your finances. There is a follow-up survey sent to all participants where we can gain feedback on effectiveness and prepare next steps.

* Please note a minimum of 20 participants are required for a presentation. Please note we need a minimum of 2 weeks notice to adequately prepare our resources.