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Aug
19
Wed
First Day of NMSU Classes
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm
Aug
20
Thu
Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor’s Permission
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm
Aug
24
Mon
Campus Tutoring Services Opens @ Corbett Center
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Aug
25
Tue
Budgets and Basic Financial Wellness @ Zoom: https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96880859569
Aug 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Financial wellness is an important skill to learn to navigate adult life. Students will learn basic financial wellness information including budgeting tips, credit information, protecting one’s identity, and capitalizing on financial aid resources.

Aug
31
Mon
How Much Will College Cost? @ Zoom: https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96880859569
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Recognizing how much college is going to cost creates an opportunity to find resources that will support your financial plan throughout your academic career. This workshop will provide an overview for the cost of an undergraduate or graduate degree. You will also receive tips for creating a plan to support your financial obligations (tuition, textbooks, etc.) as a student.

Tips for Winning Scholarships @ Zoom: https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96880859569
Aug 31 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Scholarships help students pay for college without the burden of paying them back. Students will gain tips to develop a road map to apply for scholarships. The key components of this workshop are to capitalize on your strengths and skills to put your best foot forward when applying for scholarships. In the end, students will gain the necessary skills to explore available scholarships and prepare a winning application.

Sep
4
Fri
Last Day to Drop Course without “W”
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm
Sep
7
Mon
Labor Day Holiday (No Classes)
Sep 7 @ 12:00 pm
Sep
10
Thu
Student Loans Ins and Outs @ Zoom: https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96880859569
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

One option to pay for college is by utilizing student loans. Students will learn to make smart choices in regard to taking out student loans and paying them back. Recognizing the impact that a student loan will have on your financial plan once you have graduated with an undergraduate or graduate degree is key. Students will gain information that better assists them in making the financial decisions related to student loans.

Oct
9
Fri
Staying Healthy on a Budget @ Zoom: https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96880859569
Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

It is possible to maintain physical health while living on a college student’s budget. Students will learn to make decisions based on their physical and financial health. Topics covered will include how to budget for grocery shopping, how to identify budget/health friendly choices, and more! Students will be able to walk away with tools on how to properly navigate the grocery store and how to make health conscious decisions with their financial health in mind.