The Daily Utah Chronicle

The Personal Money Management Center Helps Students Know How They Spend

By Mackenzie McDermott and Aila Amer

November 21, 2018

  Are you a Kim Kardashian or a Warren Buffett? The University of Utah’s Personal Money Management Center helped around 45 students find out. The Personal Money Management Center is open to undergraduate, graduate, PhD and even prospective students. Anyone thinking about coming to the U c...

University Cuts Off Financial Aid with Too High Credit Hours

University Cuts Off Financial Aid with Too High Credit Hours

March 25, 2015

Students with more than 183 credit hours may not be eligible for further federal financial aid. Grants, loans and work study funds provided by Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 requires “satisfactory academic progress.” At the U that means maintaining at least a 2.0 GPA, completing 67 percent of coursework at the U a...

How the Utah Legislature Supported the U this Session

How the Utah Legislature Supported the U this Session

By Mary Royal

March 24, 2015

Among the bills on Capitol Hill this legislative session were funding proposals to benefit disciplines and buildings at the U. One of the most widely publicized bills, SB009, suggested $45 million go toward renovations of OSH. The U’s Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs said constructio...

You Can Tell a Lot About a Person by What’s in Their Wallets

You Can Tell a Lot About a Person by What’s in Their Wallets

March 3, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The contents of someone’s wallet can say a lot about the type of person they are. FEATURE STORY: ASUU CANDIDATES TALK CONSTITUTION, PLATFORMS For Tiffany Davis, assistant coordinator for the Personal Money Management Center, wallets are a direct translation of someone’s larger financial situ...

Easy Ways for College Students to Save Money

Easy Ways for College Students to Save Money

March 3, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The phrase “poor college student” is often used to describe those at the U and other universities. But with some clear budgeting guidelines, it’s easy to defy that label and save some money. WHAT YOU MISSED: MEXICAN AMBASSADOR TO SPEAK AT THE U The U’s Personal Money Management Center recommen...

Top 5 Budgeting Mistakes Students Make

Top 5 Budgeting Mistakes Students Make

By Mary Royal

March 3, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] College students tend not to be the most money-savvy folks. So The Daily Utah Chronicle sat down with Ann House, a financial counselor with the U’s Personal Money Management Center, to determine the top five most common money mishaps that students make and how to avoid them. RELATED: BEATING THE ...

Joining Pac-12 Is One Factor in U’s Funding Increase

November 4, 2014

When the U joined the Pac-12 in 2011, there was anticipation that more funding and money would follow the move. The revenue has increased as expected, particularly from television. The U’s projected revenue from televised Pac-12 football games is expected to climb to $15 million in 2015, according...

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