Financial Aid Workshops

Financial Aid Workshops

Understanding Your Financial Aid Offer

Attend a Financial Aid workshop to understand your financial aid offer and how we make college affordable for you and your family.
 
2021-2022 Understanding Your Financial Aid Offer Zoom Sessions
DayDateTimeClick to Register
SaturdayFeb 27, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish)Mar 2, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
WednesdayMar 3, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
SaturdayMar 6, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday (Spanish)Mar 6, 20219:00 to 10:00 a.m.
MondayMar 8, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
WednesdayMar 10, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Thursday (Spanish)Mar 11, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish)Mar 16, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
WednesdayMar 17, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
SaturdayMar 20, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday (Spanish)Mar 20, 20219:00 to 10:00 a.m.
MondayMar 22, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
WednesdayMar 24, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Thursday (Spanish)Mar 25, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish)Mar 30, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
SaturdayApr 3, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday (Spanish)Apr 3, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
MondayApr 5, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
WednesdayApr 7, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Thursday (Spanish)Apr 8, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish)Apr 13, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
SaturdayApr 17, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday (Spanish)Apr 17, 20219:00 to 10:00 a.m.
MondayApr 19, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
WednesdayApr 21, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Thursday (Spanish)Apr 22, 20216:00 to 7:00 p.m.
MondayApr 26, 20215:00 to 6:00 p.m.
TuesdayApr 27, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish)Apr 27, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday Apr 28, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Thursday Apr 29, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Friday Apr 30, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Saturday May 8, 202110:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Monday (Spanish) May 10, 20215:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday May 11, 20215:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday May 12, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Monday May 17, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday (Spanish) May 18, 20215:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday May 19, 20215:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday May 22, 20219:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday May 26, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Thursday May 27, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday Jun 2, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Monday Jun 7, 20215:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Monday Jun 14, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Tuesday Jun 29, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Financial Aid Wellness

2021-2022 Financial Aid Wellness Zoom Sessions
TopicDayDateTimeClick to Register
I Borrowed a Student Loan - Now What?TueApril 13, 20213:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Money BasicsWedApril 14, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Money BasicsMonApril 19, 20213:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Understanding CreditTueApril 20, 20214:00 to 5:00 p..m
Don't Be Rash! Save Your Cash!WedApril 21, 20211:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Navigating Your myCSUDH Student Center & Financial Aid BasicsThuApril 22, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
What's in Your Wallet?MonApril 26, 20214:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Money BasicsTueApril 27, 20215:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Understanding CreditWedApril 28, 202112:00 to 1:00 p.m.
Understanding CreditThuApril 29, 20215:30 to 6:30 p.m.
Don't Be Rash! Save Your Cash! FriApril 30, 20213:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Workshop Descriptions

Don’t Be Rash! Save Your Cash! - A review of the five building blocks for managing and growing your money. Also, learn how to use a compound interest and savings calculator tool for your financial planning!

I Borrowed a Student Loan – Now What? - Learn the basics about loan repayment, what to do while you are in school and after you graduate, and to manage your loan debt and avoid default on your loan repayments.

Money Basics - Let's discuss how to build your financial health; use a bank or credit union; money management; and what you should know about insurance, federal income taxes, and preparing for retirement.

Navigating Your myCSUDH Student Center & Financial Aid Basics - Learn how to navigate the FINANCES section of your Student Center and understand what each link means for you! This session will review how financial aid works for the Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer terms and review the types of aid, payments, refunds, and SAP.

Understanding Credit - Learn the basics on credit with a focus on student loans, credit cards, FICO® Scores and their importance, credit reports, credit monitoring, credit knowledge, financial health tips, and the importance of establishing and maintaining a strong credit score.

What’s in Your Wallet? - Assess your needs and expenses, learn simple tips on how to budget your money and student financial aid funds, and, create your personal spending plan through a guided online budgeting exercise.

Contact Us

If you have specific questions about your financial aid offer, please email or call the financial aid specialist that is assigned to you. Be sure to include your name, student ID number and the reason for contacting us.
 
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Your Last NameFA SpecialistEmail
A-CornMichelle Matthewsfinaid@csudh.edu
Corona-HazBrian Cruz finaid@csudh.edu
He-MizRhoda Poseyfinaid@csudh.edu
Mo-RolMarcela Vega finaid@csudh.edu
Rom-ZRosa Ornelas finaid@csudh.edu