Financial Literacy Program

The Financial Aid Office offers a series of debt management and financial literacy sessions each year presented by our staff as well as other experts in the field. These sessions help you learn to manage your educational debt and to better understand the fundamentals of personal finance.

Upcoming Presentations:




  • 3/9/2017: Homebuying for Graduating Medical Students (Podcast)
  • 3/15/2017: Loan Exit Session (Podcast) 
Past Presentations
  • 10/06/15: Budgeting from a Med Student Perspective (Podcast)
  • 10/13/15: Some Practical Tax, Legal and Financial Advice for Medical School Students and Residents (Podcast)
  • 10/19/15: Arizona & National Loan Repayment Programs (Podcast)
  • 10/20/15: Understanding Your Loans and Loan Forgiveness (Podcast)
  • 10/29/15: Student Loan Best Practices for Medical Graduates (Podcast) 
  • 11/2/15: Scholarship Hacks – a look into Scholarship Universe! (Podcast) 
  • Family Weekend 2016 (Podcast)
  • 10/3/2016: Demystifying Loan Repayment & Public Service Loan Forgiveness (Podcast)
  • 10/10/2016: Practical Financial Preparation for 4th Year from a Med Student Perspective (Podcast) 
  • 10/17/2016: Arizona & National Loan Repayment Programs with a Service Commitment (Podcast) *available slides per audio technical issues*
  • 10/27/2016: Practical Tax and Legal Considerations for Medical School Students and Residents (Podcast)
  • 10/31/2016: Managing the Dollars & Sense for Future Physicians (Podcast)


Want To Get Better At Managing Your Money? The AAMC’s SALT Can Help! It’s a free, online, financial education resource, that provides a variety of financial information to help students, residents, and practicing physicians become more financially savvy. Get Your Free SALT Account today under the ‘Current Medical Student’ log in.  

Per Class Year Suggestions


MS1 & MS2 : Master Money

  • How Does Your Cash Flow?
  • Know What You Owe
  • Everything You Need to Design Your First Budget
  • Fixx by SALT( Claculator)

MS3 & MS4: Repay Student Debt

  • Repayment Navigator
  • Understanding Delinquency and default
  • Can you Afford to Repay Your Student Loans ? (Calculator)
  • Repay, Your Way


MS1 & MS2 : 

  • Fundamentals
  • Educational Planning
  • Money Management
  • Budgeting
  • Student loans

MS3 & MS4 :

  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Credit and Debit Management
  • Risk Management
  • Taxes 

120 Day Challenge


 The Cost of Residency Interviews