Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy Resources


April 2017 is National Financial Literacy Month

The Department of Humanities has developed a series of events leading up to a two day conference surrounding student loan debt. 

Visit Department of Humanities' News & Events for details, such as dates, speakers, title of workshop and location!


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  

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.        


Workshops and Webinars

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

Title Date Time Location
Personal Financial Planning: Learn about retirement planning and investment April 11 3:00-4:00 SWC, Room 122A
Think before you Swipe! Credit & Credit Cards April 12 3:30-4:30 SWC, Room 122A
Keep it Safe: Keep a record; Be well insured - Learn about insurance, financial record keeping, and preventing identity theft  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!