FinWell 2018 Recap

Hello Highlanders! Fall quarter is almost about to end and the New Year is on its way! Before the holidays come, our program wanted to share with you a recap of our activities that occurred during this quarter. This can be a great refresher for those who have attended any of our workshops. This can…

How to Live On a College Student Budget

Hello Highlanders! School is almost about to begin! Many continuing college students have had experiences struggling with financing their expenses on a limited budget. To those who are about to start their first year in college, remember that there is not a lot of money for you to spend! Some students at UCR rely on…

Riding Around UCR

Highlanders! Welcome to UCR for those who are incoming First-Years! We hope that you enjoyed or will enjoy your stay during orientation. Some of you might be excited to being in the dorms while others are cool with commuting off campus or staying at home with parents. A major concern for all of you would be transportation…

Budgeting Methods You Should Try

Hello Highlanders! Summer is here and while Riverside may be melting during these months, we found a way to keep busy in the air conditioned rooms. To help control our spending, we can learn how to budget and stick to it. Here are different ways you can budget. You may want to try several of…

Loans

Hello Highlanders! It is almost the end of Spring quarter and for some of you that means graduation is near! Although most of you are ready to leave UCR, there are still some crucial steps to take before the end of the school year. There is a handful of students that are graduating with student loans…

Ways Not to Be Spring Broke

Hello Highlanders, finals week have arrived and that means Spring Break is almost here! Here are ways to have fun and relax without breaking your bank! ____________________________________________________________________________________________ 1. Watch Movies at Edwards Theater Edwards Theater offers discounted movie tickets every Tuesday and Sunday depending on the location near you. Prices range from $6-$8 which is…

5 Ways to Get Fit on a Budget

Hello Highlanders! Winter Break is over and the New Year is here. Let’s kick off 2018 with finding new ways to stay healthy without breaking your bank.                                                        …