A Collective and Pioneering Methodology to Student Financial Literacy

Sunday, July 19, 2015: 2:30 PM-3:30 PM
Strand 13AB - Level 2 (Hyatt Regency New Orleans)
Session Type: Interest Sessions
Track: Enrollment & Retention Track
Subcategories: Financial Literacy
Audience: All
Credit Type: Credit Hours and Clock Hours
School Type: All Schools
In this session, the University of Oklahoma, will demonstrate how they have integrated Financial Literacy on campus.  The transformation took place via the creation of a for credit personal finance course called “9 Things Every College Student Should Know About Money,” the development of the Early Detection and Intervention of Financially At Risk Students program, and a variety of financial literacy outreach efforts. OU has created a culture of financially cognizant students. This session will include information on best practices for developing a financial literacy program, showcase lessons learned, and illustrate outcomes.
Jonna Raney (Oklahoma Baptist University)
Brad Burnett (University of Oklahoma)
Shana Stanton (University of Oklahoma)
Judi Voeller (University of Oklahoma)