Financial Wellness

Financial wellness is the balance of one’s financial attitude, financial situation, behaviors and financial satisfaction.  It is not about being wealthy or rich, but it’s about feeling in control over your current finances and financial future. 

Components

  • Developing financial goals and aspirations
  • Personalizing your finances
  • Positive changes in your spending
  • Healthy financial behaviors and perceptions
  • Maintaining financial balance

USC Resources for Improving Your Financial Wellness

Financial Aid & Scholarships

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships work to assist you and your family with finding the funding that they need, so that cost will not affect access to your college years at the University of South Carolina.

Career Center

The Career Center has resources to assist students with interviewing skills and planning your job search to find the best part-time job for that student. 

Student Success Center

Helps students improve their understanding of financial concepts and services.  They provide resources that help students to adjust to handling all of the responsibilities that come with managing money.  

Office of Sponsored Awards

                  Assist students with obtaining scholarships