Financial Literacy

$avvy $eawolf - Financial Literacy at UAA ... What's that?

UAA wants you to be in charge of your finances! The "$avvy $eawolf - Financial Literacy at UAA" initiative, part of UAA's Office of Student Financial Assistance, promotes and supports responsible and healthy financial behaviors and decisions among our UAA students and throughout the UAA community. Through a series of workshops, events, and one-on-one counseling, our goal is to help you become more savvy with your finances and make smarter choices with your money, ultimately turning you into a $avvy $eawolf! 

Listen to the $avvy $eawolf on KRUA! 

SavvySeawolf_Money_Transparent-01 Mondays from Noon -1:00 pm

on UAA's 88.1 FM or stream live. 

Starting up again August 21, 2017!


Check out this site for tons of financial tips, information and upcoming events, as well as how you can get more involved. 

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Visit our Budget Resource Page to learn ways of Stretching Your Dollar, and how and why creating a budget can help!

Credit ButtonVisit our Credit Resource Page to learn the "Good, the Bad and the Ugly" sides of credit, why it's important, and how to improve yours!

Link to our Loan ZoneVisit our "Step into The Loan Zone" Resource Page and learn all the ins, outs, ups and downs of student loans!





Join us!

Next Workshop: The Loan Zone for New Borrowers-6 pm on August 17th in UC 114

What is "Financial Literacy" ?

"Financial Literacy is the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage financial resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being."

— President Obama's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy, 2008 Annual Report to the President
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