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Events

Looking to connect with us on campus or in the community? View some of our upcoming events.

Scholarship Workshop for Psychology Majors

Are you a psychology student looking for scholarships?

Join us for a workshop created specifically for Psychology students. We'll help you navigate Scholarship Universe (our scholarship database) and equip you with the tools you need to apply for scholarships PLUS we'll introduce you to scholarships available for Psychology students!

This workshop will be held via Zoom on:

  • Thursday, February 2, 12:00 – 1:00 pm

RSVP here.

 

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Perfecting Your Scholarship Search Workshop

Looking for some help navigating Scholarship Universe? Scholarship Universe is our streamlined, unique scholarship matching database for Wildcats like you! This workshop will equip you with the tools you need to become a Scholarship Universe super user! Take-aways from this session include how to 

  • maximize your search so you spend your time in the portal wisely, 
  • utilize the statistics feature so you narrow down the opportunities that are most likely to turn into $$ for you, and
  • turn your partial matches into complete matches, increasing your chances to be selected.

Workshops will be held via Zoom on every first Thursday of the month, beginning in November 2022 through April 2023. Each workshop will take place from 2:00 - 3:00 PM, Arizona time. 

  • Thursday, February 2, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, March 2, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, April 6, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

RSVP for your date selection at https://bit.ly/SUWorkshop2223.

Unable to make a live workshop? Scroll to the bottom of this page to view an on demand recording of this workshop.

 

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2023/2024 FAFSA Filing Workshop

It's time to file your 2023/2024 FAFSA and we are here to help. During our FAFSA Filing workshop we'll be presenting a brief overview of the FAFSA and have breakout rooms available in case you need to meet with a financial aid counselor one on one.

This is a great opportunity for you if you want a refresher on how to file your FAFSA or have specific questions, so please join us!

Workshop will be held via zoom from 5:30 - 6:30 pm (Arizona time) on:

  • Thursday, February 9th, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Monday, February 27th, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, March 8th, 5:30 - 6:30 pm
  • Thursday, March 30th, 5:30 - 6:30 pm

Para obtener asistencia en español, únase a nosotros en Zoom de 5:30 a 6:30 en:

  • Martes, 21 de Marzo, 5:30 - 6:30 pm

RSVP for your date selection at bit.ly/2324FAFSAFilingWorkshop.

Unable to make a live workshop? Scroll to the bottom of this page to view an on demand recording of this workshop.

 

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Getting Your SAP Back on Track Workshop

Have you been informed that you are not meeting SAP standards and want to learn more? Join our informative virtual session to better understand what meeting SAP means for you and your financial aid. You will leave with a better understanding of how to complete your appeal and how to get back on track so you can maintain your financial aid eligibility in the future.

​​​​​​Workshops will be held virtually on zoom on the second Tuesday of the month:

  • Tuesday, January 10, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, March 14, 2:00-3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, April 11, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

To register for this workshop, RSVP at bit.ly/Spring2023Workshop1

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Gilman Scholarship Info Session and Q&A

Have you considered study abroad, and wondered how to fund it?

GREAT NEWS! Pell grant-eligible students may apply for the Gilman Scholarship for study abroad. Gilman Scholarship amounts range from $100-$5,000 depending on need and expense of Study Abroad program chosen. During this half-hour virtual information session, you will learn about the opportunities offered through the Gilman Scholarship. Stay for the second half for a Q & A session with UA students who were recently awarded the Gilman Scholarship!

Additionally, come learn about the Gilman Application Award, a $500 award from UArizona Study Abroad for all eligible students who apply to the Gilman Scholarship. 

The information session and Q&A will be held on February 8, 2023 from 12-1pm. For more information, visit this page.

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

Tribal Scholarships for Native Students

Are you a Native student looking for scholarships? Join our customized workshop for information on various tribal scholarships, as well as an overview of Scholarship Universe.

Scholarship Universe is our streamlined, unique scholarship matching database for Wildcats like you! Take-aways from this session include how to 

  • maximize your search so you spend your time in the portal wisely, 
  • utilize the statistics feature so you narrow down the opportunities that are most likely to turn into $$ for you, and
  • turn your partial matches into complete matches, increasing your chances to be selected.

This virtual workshop will be presented in conjunction with our Tribal Aid Liaison, so you can get the individualized help you need.

Workshops will be held virtually on zoom at 2:00 pm, Arizona time on:

  • Monday, February 27th

To register for this workshop series, RSVP at bit.ly/NativeSUWorkshop

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Your Best Financial Future Workshop

We know that deciding which college to attend might be the biggest financial decision you’ve made thus far. In light of that, the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (OSFA) is committed to equipping students with the tools they need to be successful in selecting the college that is the best financial fit for them.

Our two part workshop series, Your Best Financial Future, has been uniquely designed to help non-Arizona resident students plan for their expected financial aid and their estimated educational and living expenses as a student at Arizona. In addition, it will help you:

  • Gain a better understanding of what your estimated four-year costs could be 
  • Consider what paying for your undergraduate career at Arizona looks like and 
  • How this investment impacts your future 

Workshops will be held virtually on zoom at 10:00 am, Arizona time on:

  • Saturday, March 4th
  • Saturday, March 25th

To register for this workshop series, RSVP at bit.ly/Spring2023Workshop

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Gilman Scholarship Writing Workshops

Come get assistance with your Gilman application essays from our study abroad staff! Bring your essays and we'll help you finetune them for a strong application for the Gilman Scholarship.

Workshops will be held in the Global Lounge or virtually on Zoom on the following dates and times:

For more information, visit the events pages linked above.

Gilman Scholarship Writing Workshop

Taking Care of That Past Due Balance Workshop

Do you need to resolve your past due balance so you can register for classes? Join us for an informative workshop to help sort through your options.

Our goal is to help you learn about your finance options, avoid additional past due balance charges and enroll in future semesters to persist towards graduation. 

In this workshop you will learn:

  • The personal impact of a past due balance 
  • Where to review your Bursar Account Statement
  • How to make sure all your offered financial aid has released to your student Bursar account
  • What options are available to resolve your Bursar student account balance
  • Budgeting Tips
  • How to make an action plan

Workshops will be held via Zoom on the following dates & times (Arizona time):

  • Thursday, March 16, 2:00 – 3:00 pm
  • Tuesday, March 21, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
  • Wednesday, March 29, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday,  April 5, 2:00 – 3:00 pm

RSVP for your date selection at bit.ly/Spring2023Workshop2

 

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Taller para completar el formulario FAFSA

Es hora de presentar su FAFSA 2023/2024 y estamos aquí para ayudarlo. Durante nuestro taller de presentación de FAFSA, presentaremos una breve descripción general de la FAFSA y tendremos salas de reuniones disponibles en caso de que necesite reunirse con un asesor de ayuda financiera uno a uno.

Esta es una gran oportunidad para usted si desea un repaso sobre cómo presentar su FAFSA o si tiene preguntas específicas, ¡así que únase a nosotros!

La ayuda en español estará disponible a través de zoom de 5:30 p. m. a 6:30 p. m. en:

  • Martes, 21 de Marzo

RSVP en bit.ly/2324FAFSAFilingWorkshop.

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Determing Your Out of Pocket Costs Workshop

As you prepare to join us this upcoming fall, we know you may be thinking about college costs. From choosing to live in a dorm or off-campus, to deciding which meal plan to sign up for, there is a lot to consider. The good news is, we’re here to help you!

Our Determining Your Out of Pocket Costs workshop is open to all incoming first-year students and their supporters. This workshop will help you calculate your expected expenses for the year and understand how your offered financial aid can help to offset those costs.
Workshops will be held via Zoom on the following dates & times (Arizona time):

  • Thursday, April 6, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, May 4, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, June 1, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, July 6, 4:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, August 3, 4:00 – 5:00 pm

RSVP for your date selection at bit.ly/FAworkshop2023

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Previous Workshops

Are you looking for help on a different topic? View past workshop recordings here:

2022/2023 FAFSA Fundamentals Workshop

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, aka the FAFSA, can unlock access to lots of different types of financial aid for students. You'll want to file a FAFSA each and every academic year you are enrolled in classes. Check out our overview video that highlights the various sections of the FAFSA, documents you will need, and how to get started.

2023/2024 FAFSA Fundamentals Workshop

Next year's FAFSA is now open, too! Check out our overview video that highlights the various sections of the FAFSA, documents you will need, and how to get started to ensure you have access to the financial aid you are eligible for.

Taking Care of That Past Due Balance

We understand that there are a variety of reasons that may be impacting your ability to pay toward your balance and want you to feel supported as you navigate these circumstances. Our workshop is meant to help you learn about your finance options, so you can avoid additional past due balance charges and enroll in future semesters to persist towards graduation. 

Taller para completar el formulario FAFSA

¡La FAFSA del próximo año también está abierta! Mire nuestro video de descripción general que destaca las diversas secciones de la FAFSA, los documentos que necesitará y cómo comenzar para asegurarse de tener acceso a la ayuda financiera para la que es elegible.

Perfecting Your Scholarship Search Workshop

Looking for some help navigating Scholarship Universe? Scholarship Universe is our streamlined, unique scholarship matching database for Wildcats like you! This workshop will equip you with the tools you need to become a Scholarship Universe super user! Take-aways from this session include how to maximize your search so you spend your time in the portal wisely, utilize the statistics feature so you narrow down the opportunities that are most likely to turn into $$ for you, and turn your partial matches into complete matches, increasing your chances to be selected.

Student Loan Repayment Workshop

Refresh yourself on the nuts and bolts of your student loans, while also taking the time to determine the best repayment plan and strategy for you.