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 available every October 1st. 

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.

     Setting Your Financial Goals
     Financial Wellness: Managing Personal Cash Flow
     5 Personal Finance Tips
     Personal Finance Tips Weekly

SaverLife  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.