Get Money Smart!

5-week workshop on campus to dive deeper into financial topics that impact everyone.

  • Review 5 Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make in College (book in library).
  • Find resources that will help as you plan for your financial future.
  • Discuss topics that are relevant to you right now.
  • Develop tools and strategies to help in your personal money management.

Take this opportunity to learn and implement new strategies for managing your money. Tackle the debt monster and learn to start saving! Join your peers in discussing the relevance of behavioral economics. What is delayed gratification and how does it impact finances? Walk away with savings goals and a budget plan.

These are the main topics for each week:

Week 1


Week 2


Week 3


Week 4


Week 5


Reference Book

Check out the book we will use as our reference at the Library on the Reserves shelf:

Note the Dates & Times: FALL 2020

Please note the dates and times that the workshop is offered. The completion celebration is the Sunday before Thanksgiving.

  • 5-Week Workshop

    Starting the week after Fall break!

  • Tuesdays @ 2pm

    10/20, 10/27, 11/03, 11/10, 11/17

  • Thursdays @ 4:30pm

    10/22, 10/29, 11/05, 11/12, 11/19

  • Completion Celebration @ 12pm

    Pizza Party to celebrate completion on 11/22 (Sunday)

  • $250 Scholarships

    At least two recipients will be randomly selected from those students who complete the workshop.

Sign up today!

Email MLC’s Financial Literacy Coordinator to Take this Class

Specify Either the Tuesday or Thursday Class