$tart Now

Calendar of Events


Classroom

The Office of Student Financial Aid offers a number of presentations to help Indiana States students learn more about personal finance.

$tart Now sessions are offered year-round to offices and student groups around campus.  $tart Now sessions stress the importance of early financial planning, particularly concentrating on loan management, budget building, saving, meeting financial goals, and understanding credit.  Presentations can be customized to specific audiences.  To schedule a $tart Now session, contact Randa Wells at Randa.Wells@indstate.edu

Money Matters is a classroom presentation that introduces students to important topics such as taking control of your financial aid through the FAFSA process, managing your credit, and budgeting.  Money Matters events are offered September - February.  To schedule a Money Matters Presentation, contact Brenda Hall at Brenda.Hall@indstate.edu.

The Take 5 Campaign is a full-campus experience offering an early intervention program focusing on time management and financial planning.  The goal is to remove financial barriers for our students.  Take 5 event are offered March through April.  To schedule a Take 5 event, contact Randa Wells at Randa.Wells@indstate.edu

University also offers FAFSA Day events to specifically help students file their FAFSA.  To schedule a FAFSA Day for a classroom session or student organization, contact Randa Wells at Randa.Wells@indstate.edu.  Individuals seeking help to file their FAFSA can walk-in to the Financial Aid Office during office hours.


Spring 2018 Schedule

The following events are scheduled for Spring 2018:

January 24, 2018
FAFSA Day
10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
Cunningham Memorial Library, Room 230 (2nd floor computer lab)

January 29, 2018
$tart Now (Burford, Erickson, and Pickerl students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Erickson Hall Lower Level

February 6, 2018
$tart Now (Hines, Jones, and Sandison students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Sandison Hall classroom

February 14, 2018
$tart Now (Blumberg, Cromwell, and Mills students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Blumberg Hall Mezzanine

February 21, 2018
FAFSA Day
10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
Cunningham Memorial Library, Room 230 (2nd floor computer lab)

March 5, 2018
$tart Now (Lincoln Quad students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Tabling - information only

March 21, 2018
FAFSA Day
10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
Cunningham Memorial Library, Room 230 (2nd floor computer lab)

March 29, 2018
$tart Now (500 Wabash students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
Erickson Hall Lower Level

April 3, 2018
$tart Now (University Apartments students)
6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m.
University Apartments

April 11, 2018
FAFSA Day
10:00 a.m – 12:00 p.m.
Cunningham Memorial Library, Room 230 (2nd floor computer lab)