Financial Literacy

Welcome to SJSU's Financial Literacy page!

Mission Statement:

To provide students of San Jose State University with valuable tools and information to help them make informed decisions about their financial health.  

 Learning Center - Select a topic  

Credit & Credit Scores
Financial record keeping             
Identity Theft                 
Understanding your paycheck


Self-directed Literacy Course: Cash Course

For a comprehensive self-directed approach to financial literacy, try Cash Course.        


Fall 2016 Workshops and Webinars

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Workshops are held in: Student Wellness Center (SWC) or Student Services Center (SSC)

Title Date Time Location
Save Money: Navigating SJSU's on and off campus resources

February 2


SWC, Room 375/377

March 1


SSC, Room 603
Think before you Swipe! Credit & Credit Cards February 15              3:30-4:30            SWC, Room 122A
April 12 3:30-4:30 SWC, Room 122A
Road to Wealth - Budgeting & Basic Banking

February 21 


SWC, Room 375/377

March 23


SWC, Room 122A

Keep it Safe: Keep a record; Be well insured - Learn about insurance, financial record keeping, and preventing identity theft  April 3 3:30-4:30 SWC, Room 375/377 
April 27   3:30-4:30 SWC, Room, 122A 
Loan Repayment Options  

May 12


SWC, Room 122A   


Help us help you! Complete a simple survey to let us know what you are interested in learning about and what types of workshops to offer next.  

See our Facebook page for even more valuable resources. 

FAFSA...CA Dream Act...CalFresh Workshops also are available!