Workshops and Events

Workshops and Events

Attend a Workshop

Every term we offer a series of rotating workshops focused on financial wellness topics such as budgeting, credit management, studying abroad, and loan repayment. These sessions are typically an hour long and free to all students. Check out our calendar of events below, as well as an archive of past workshops on YouTube.

Attend a Workshop

Request a Workshop

In addition to our scheduled events, we are happy to host a workshop for your class, organization, or event. This is a free service. We strive to make our financial wellness content as accessible as possible. You can request a workshop by submitting our request form or emailing us at financialwellness@uoregon.edu.

Request a Workshop

Events Calendar

Feb 15
BHM Event: Becoming your own Boss 6:00 p.m.

Are you interested in starting your own business but do not know where to start? In this interactive workshop, you will hear from an experienced entrepreneur(s) and learn the...
BHM Event: Becoming your own Boss
February 15
6:00–8:00 p.m.
Global Scholars Hall Financial Wellness Center- Room 117

Are you interested in starting your own business but do not know where to start? In this interactive workshop, you will hear from an experienced entrepreneur(s) and learn the steps to starting your own business! Join the Financial Wellness Center, Black Cultural Center, and the Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship in welcoming our guest speaker(s). Students will learn: What it takes to start your own business, The challenges of running a business, and much more...

Feb 15
BHM Event: Becoming your own Boss - HYBRID 6:00 p.m.

Are you interested in starting your own business? Could you use help with advancing your idea from a thought to implementation? Well, we have something for you! The UO...
BHM Event: Becoming your own Boss - HYBRID
February 15
6:00–8:00 p.m.

Are you interested in starting your own business? Could you use help with advancing your idea from a thought to implementation? Well, we have something for you! The UO Financial Wellness Center and UO Athletics - BE OREGON are bringing you a special event centered around the fundamentals of starting a business. 

In this interactive workshop you will hear from experienced entrepreneur and venture capital recipient Terrance Range as he shares tips on starting a business, creating an impactful sales pitch, and building a brand! Our event will also consist of a student panel of up-and-coming entrepreneurs who are learning along the way. You can learn a lot from those who have been in your shoes. Come out and practice your PITCH! You do not want to miss this event! 

Students will learn: 

What it takes to start your own business  Creating an impactful sales pitch The challenges of running a business and much more...

THIS WILL BE A HYBRID EVENT - ZOOM LINK: https://uoregon.zoom.us/j/98687074988

Feb 16
GAME NIGHT!!! - Financial Wellness Jeopardy - PRIZES... PRIZES... PRIZES... PIZZA & WINGS 6:00 p.m.

Let us test your financial wellness knowledge! Come to the Financial Wellness Center for Jeopardy, pizza, wings, and prizes. 

GAME NIGHT!!! - Financial Wellness Jeopardy - PRIZES... PRIZES... PRIZES... PIZZA & WINGS
February 16
6:00–7:30 p.m.
Global Scholars Hall Financial Wellness Center- Room 117

Let us test your financial wellness knowledge! Come to the Financial Wellness Center for Jeopardy, pizza, wings, and prizes. 

Mar 13
Planning for Life Post-Grad 3:00 p.m.

Adulting is expensive, especially right out of college. Many expenses catch new graduates by surprise: relocation, buying furniture, building a professional wardrobe, even...
Planning for Life Post-Grad
March 13
3:00–4:00 p.m.
Global Scholars Hall Financial Wellness Center- Room 117

Adulting is expensive, especially right out of college. Many expenses catch new graduates by surprise: relocation, buying furniture, building a professional wardrobe, even purchasing a car for the first time. This one-hour workshop will explore some common post-graduate expenses that throw new professionals for a loop and will equip you with strategies to use now and down the road as you work to establish yourself after graduation.