OTC From the Field: Launching a Financial Wellness Course

This week on "Off The Cuff," Justin is joined by Emma Crawford, manager of financial aid and financial wellness at the University of Wisconsin, where she works with medical students advising them on financial budgeting and creating a plan to pay off their student loans. Along with University of Wisconsin medical student Chris Rufus Sweeney, the group discusses the financial wellness course they helped launch at Wisconsin, the impact it’s had, and how students are utilizing the information to help budget for paying their student loans. Plus, Owen and Justin recap the latest higher education and financial aid news.

Speakers

Justin Draeger Owen Daugherty Emma Crawford Chris Rufus
Justin Draeger
President and CEO, NASFAA





Owen Daugherty
Reporter, NASFAA






Emma Crawford
Director of Financial Wellness & Financial Aid Advising, University of Wisconsin - Madison's School of Medicine and Public Health 
Chris Rufus Sweeney
Student, University of Wisconsin - Madison's School of Medicine and Public Health 



Publication Date: 10/22/2021


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