Success in Study Abroad and Beyond: Financial Literacy

Event Date:
March 8, 2021 – 4:00 PM to March 9, 2021 – 4:59 PM

Session Description

Study abroad is an amazing opportunity that can help further your education, intercultural development, and open doors to new career opportunities. However, many students have concerns about the cost of study abroad, and may feel unprepared to take on the expense of an overseas program. Well, have no fear – Brad Yeckley of the Office of Financial Literacy and Wellbeing is here to provide practical tips and tools for financial literacy and the skills you need to prepare yourself for study abroad, while Lauren Stikeleather, Coordinator for Faculty-Led Programs, will discuss scholarships and financial aid. We will go over important tips for responsible use of financial resources and other things to consider as you plan for your study abroad experience. You’ll leave this presentation understanding exactly why studying abroad is an investment in your future, which can add value to your time at UNC Charlotte and enhance your resume and career prospects. Join us!

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