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Only remote services are currently available.

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Or send us an email at finaid@redwoods.edu

For form submission please use the eForms platform to submit forms to the financial aid office.

HOURS:

Eureka
Student Services Building
Mon.-Thur. 9am-5pm
Fri. 9am-4:30pm
707.476.4182

Del Norte
Mon.-Thur. 8am-5pm
Appointments Only.
707.465.2300

Klamath-Trinity
Mon.-Fri. 8am-4pm
Appointments Encouraged.
530.625.4821

Financial Aid Office Workshops


 

Drop in Sessions

Please click on the title of the drop in session to learn more about what the drop in session is for, when and how to access the drop in. 

 

Hours:

  • Virtual Welcome Center General Assistance: Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm &1pm-4pm. Closed 12-1 for Lunch.
    • Can Help With: General Financial Aid, Advising, Admissions, Student Account Login Issues, Webadvisor Navigation, and More!
       
  • Enrollment Services Advisor: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 1pm-2pm
    • Can Help With: Applying to CR, FAFSA Issues, Special Conditions Requests, SAP Appeal Review, and Residency Issues
       
  • Financial Literacy Advisor: Monday, Wednesday, & Fridays, 11am-12pm
    • Can Help With: Financial Aid, Student Loans, Loan Counseling, Default and Financial Literacy.
       

How: Via Cranium Café

Instructions: Need some general help? Drop into the virtual welcome center for one on one assistance. Students can instant chat privately, video chat or chat by audio only. Video chat requires a webcam and microphone, and audio only requires access to a microphone. Use the link below to test your computer and use the virtual welcome center lobby link below to access the virtual welcome center. If we are not able to connect with you through drop in, please contact our office at finaid@redwoods.edu or 707-476-4182. Appointments can also be made with financial aid advisors in Cranium Cafe or by contacting our office.

 

 


Spring 2021 Workshops

Please click on the title of each workshop to learn more including the workshops description, scheduled date and time, how to register and much more. Workshops are recorded and posted for later viewing. Workshop materials will be posted a week prior to the scheduled date and time.

 

Topic: Financial Aid 101 | Recorded
Posted on: February 19, 2021

Description: Welcome to our Financial Aid workshop on Financial Aid. This workshop will discuss what financial aid is, how you apply and how to access helpful resources. This workshop is recorded and available for viewing during the 20202-2021 academic year.

 

Topic: Understanding Student Loans | Recorded
When: March 19, 2021 | 01:00-02:00pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Aid workshop on understanding student loans. This workshop will discuss the current federal student loan program, how to apply for student loans, and how to manage student loans. This workshop will be recorded and available for viewing during the 20202-2021 academic year. Registration is required for the live workshop, if no students are registered 24 hours prior, the live workshop will be cancelled and a recording will be posted on the financial aid website on the day of the workshop.


Workshop Materials/Quiz:

 

Topic: Creating a Budget (Part I) - Basic | Recording Pending
When: April 07, 2021 | 11:00am-12:00pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Creating a Budget! We will be going over what a budget is, how to create a budget and how your financial aid fits into budgeting. This workshop will be recorded for later viewing throughout the 2020-21 academic year. Registration is required for the live presentation. If there are no registered students 24 hours prior, the live workshop will be cancelled and the recording will be posted the day of the workshop. Recordings will be posted on the financial aid home page and the financial literacy webpage. The Spring 2021 and Fall 2020, Creating a Budget Part 1 - are the same workshops with slightly different numbers used in the presentations. Students can watch either recordings and get the same information.


Workshop Materials/Quiz:

 

Topic: Creating a Budget (Part II) - Advance | Available to Register
When: April 16, 2021 | 11:00am-12:00pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Advance Budgeting! We will be going over the next steps after you have created a basic budget, we will be reviewing how to transfer the budget to excel and how to account for irregular expenses. Please make sure you have completed, Creating a Budget (Part I) - Basic, before attending this workshop. Registration is required for the live presentation. If there are no registered students 24 hours prior, the live workshop will be cancelled and the recording will be posted the day of the workshop. Recordings will be posted on the financial aid home page and the financial literacy webpage
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Workshop Materials/Quiz:

  • Budgeting Worksheet:
    • Excel Worksheet – Coming Soon
  • Budgeting Presentation II PDF – Coming soon
  • Quiz/Feedback: Take the Budgeting II Quiz – Coming Soon

 

Topic: Identity Theft and Fraud | Available to Register
When: April 22, 2021 | 12:30pm-1:30pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Identity Theft and Fraud. We will be discussing what Identity theft is, how it happens, how to protect yourself and what to do if your identity is stolen. Registration is required for the live presentation. If there are no registered students 24 hours prior, the live workshop will be cancelled and the recording will be posted the day of the workshop. Recordings will be posted on the financial aid home page and the financial literacy webpage.

Workshop Materials/Quiz:

  • Identity Theft/Fraud Presentation PDF – Coming soon
  • Quiz/Feedback: Take the Identity Theft/Fraud Quiz – Coming Soon

 

Topic: Managing Debt | Available to Register
When: April 26, 2021 | 02:00pm-3:00pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Managing Debt, we will be discussing how to manage a variety of debt from student loans to credit cards. We will discuss techniques and effective ways to manage debt. Registration is required for the live presentation. If there are no registered students 24 hours prior, the live workshop will be cancelled and the recording will be posted the day of the workshop. Recordings will be posted on the financial aid home page and the financial literacy webpage.

Workshop Materials/Quiz:

  • Managing Debt Presentation PDF – Coming soon
  • Quiz/Feedback: Take the Managing Debt Quiz – Coming Soon

 

Fall 2020 Workshops

Please click on the title of each workshop to learn more including the workshops description, scheduled date and time, how to register and much more.

 

Topic: Creating a Budget | Recorded
When: October 28, 2020 | 1:00-2:00pm

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Creating a Budget! We will be going over what a budget is, how to create a budget and how your financial aid fits into budgeting. This workshop will be recorded for later viewing throughout the 2020-21 academic year. Recordings will be posted on the financial aid home page and the financial literacy webpage.


Workshop Materials/Quiz:

 

Topic: Understanding Credit | Recorded
When: November 6, 2020 | 10:00-11:00am

Description: Welcome to our Financial Literacy Workshop on Understanding Credit. We will be discussing what credit is, how it’s managed and what it does. The workshop will be recorded and available for viewing throughout the 20-21 academic year. Recorded workshops will be posted on the financial aid homepage and the financial literacy web page.


Workshop Materials/Quiz:

 

Topic: Financial Aid Pitfalls | Recorded
When: November 30, 2020 | 2:30-4:00pm

Description: Welcome to our financial aid workshop on Financial Aid Pitfalls. We will be discussing the federal and state policies regarding different types of financial aid and how students can avoid owing back their aid. The workshop will be recorded and available for students to view during 20/21 academic year. Recorded workshops will be posted on the financial aid website and the financial literacy website.

Workshop Materials/Quiz:

 


GetCounseling - Interactive Financial Literacy Sessions

Welcome to our online platform Get Counseling. Students can use the application below to register using their student email and partcipate in video sessions on a variety of Financial Literacy Topics. These sessions are video based and will present quiz questions as the student progresses through the session. If the application does not load below, please use this link: Click HERE

 

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