Frugal Scholar Workshops

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Frugal Scholar Workshops
Date Location What

Thursday January 12; 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Brown 3001

Budgeting

Thursday January 19; 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Brown 3001

Tips & Tricks

Thursday January 26; 4:30 – 6:00 pm

Brown 3001

Work Study

 

Workshop sampler
 

Budgeting Workshop

Presented by SSAO Financial Aid Counselors and tailored to students’ needs according to:

  • Faculty (Law, Medicine, Music, School of Social Work, etc…)
  • Status (undergraduate/graduate)
  • Residence

Topics include:

Canada Student Loan Workshop

Presented by a Canada Student Loan representative. Topics include:

  • Repayment Assistance Plan (RAP)
  • Payment options
  • Consolidation Agreement

Here's a PowerPoint presentation from most recent Canada Student Loan Repayment workshop!

Exchange/Study Away/Internship Workshop

Presented by an SSAO Financial Aid Counselor. Topics include:

Financial Stress Workshop

Presented by an SSAO Frugal Scholar Student Ambassador who provides testimonial tips on:

International Students Financial Aid Workshop

Presented by an SSAO International Financial Aid Counselor. Topics include:

Quebec Loan Application Workshop (AFE)

Presented by an SSAO Quebec Financial Aid Counselor. Topics include:

  • Quebec Aid qualifications/eligibility
  • How to apply
  • Demystifying the application form and process

Quebec Loan Repayment Workshop for Graduating Students

Presented by SSAO Quebec Financial Aid Counselors. Topics include:

Tax Clinic

Presented by a Frugal Scholar tax expert. Various clinics tailored to specific categories including Quebec, Canada tax returns and returns for International students. Topics include:

  • Student tax breaks
  • Optimizing returns
  • Easy filing at no cost

Here's a PowerPoint presentation from our most recent workshop.