MoneyWise workshops are for all UMA students.
MoneyWise workshops are coordinated by New Ventures Maine (NVME). The workshops are designed to help you develop the skills you need for managing your money while you earn your degree.
All workshops are available online. For individual coaching on any money topic, click on your campus or center link below to schedule a video conference or phone appointment.
Finances with Tessa
Are you thinking about how to manage your money this summer, but not sure how to start? Well, never fear! Tessa, a UMA Financial Literacy Peer Educator based at the Bangor Campus, is here to discuss with you your financial goals and the steps you can take to accomplish them. Discussion topics include: budgeting, understanding credit, student loan repayment options, FAFSA, and scholarship searches.
UMA Students at any location are invited to chat with Tessa via Zoom during the summer semester Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, 11:00am – 1:00pm. For the Zoom link or more information, please email Tessa at firstname.lastname@example.org. Have a wonderful summer!
Peer Advising with Kaitlyn
Spring has Sprung! Let’s water our investments and grow roots for a plentiful year! UMA student Kaitlyn Brown is available every Wednesday 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. to assist with any financial questions – school loans, budgeting while in school, scholarships, and more can be covered, as well as any questions regarding personal finance! Kaitlyn is a UMA Financial Literacy Peer Educator based in South Paris, ready to help her UMA peers statewide.
For more information or to schedule an appointment:
NVME Online Workshop Schedule
- My Money Works EVENING Monday, June 1 – June 29, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 5 Sessions.
- My Money Works DAYTIME Wednesday, June 10 – July 8, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. 5 sessions.
- You & Your Budget LUNCH BREAK Wednesday, June 17, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m.
- Budgeting Basics EVENING Wednesday, June 17, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
- Let’s Talk Credit LUNCH BREAK Wednesday, June 22, 12:00 – 12:45 p.m.
There are no in-person workshops scheduled at this time. Go to ONLINE ANYTIME to sign up for an online workshop. To sign up for individual coaching on any money topic contact Kaitlyn Brown, UMA Financial Literacy Peer Educator, at email@example.com.