Financial Planning with Westpac Workshop


Oct. 9, 2018, 10am to 11:30am

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Graduate Commons (2141)


This workshop will primarily cover two topics: Understanding loans and paying off debts. By participating in this workshop, you will understand:

Topic 1: Understanding Loans

  • What to consider when you take out a loan (i.e., education, car, home)
  • What are the different types of loans (including education loans)
  • What are the different repayment strategies for loans, including loan forgiveness programs?
  • What are the tax implications for loans?

Topic 2: Paying off Debt

  • What are strategies for paying off different types of debt (loans, credit cards, etc.)?
  • What are strategies for setting-up a budget?
  • What are strategies for living within your means?

Life Cycle Stage: Early, Middle, and Late Master’s and Early, Middle, and Late Doctoral

Learning Experience: Lecture

Pillars of Professional Development: Financial Wellness

Admission Information

This workshop is open to UNLV graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. Please RSVP at least 24 hours in advance for the workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Valarie Burke

External Sponsor

Graduate College and GPSA