Tools & Resources

Helpful Links

University of Nevada, Reno Financial Aid & Scholarships Office Contact our university Financial Aid Office for more information on paying for school including scholarships, grants, and student loans. 

Budget Worksheet Keep track of your monthly expenses using this simplified form.

FAFSA Electronically submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Remember to complete your FAFSA every year! The new applications become avaialbel every October 1st. (Join our FAFSA Drop In Day on October 5th.)

SALT Money The University of Nevada Reno, has a partnership with SALT Money.  Sign in to gain tools which will help you plan for, pay for, and repay the cost of your degree - while preparing you for a successful financial future. 

Student Loans We encourage you to stay on top of your student loans from the beginning.  Learn more about your students loans, complete entrance and exit counseling, find out your student loan repayment options, and more. 

Lynda.com (from LinkedIn) Feel free to explore and use the UNR Lynda.com account to access thousands of original courses from money management to personal self-help. 

EARN Starter Savings Program EARN Starter is a free, easy to use program that helps you save for what's most important. You can start saving in minutes. For every $20 you save, you'll get $10 in cash rewards. In just 6 months, you'll have at least $180 dollars saved from your own contribution and earned rewards.

Opportunity Alliance Nevada  A 501(c)(3) charitable nonprofit incorporated in Nevada who's mission is to build financial Stability for all Nevadans. OA-NV is also the statewide lead organization of the Corporation For Enterprise Development's(CFED) Assets and Opportunities Network.