What We Do

  • Financial Counseling
  • Financial Wellness Presentations
  • Budgeting Help

Financial Wellness 101

Whether you’re planning a meeting for your student organization or need help with your own budget, we’re here to help with services and resources designed with students in mind.

Financial Counseling

We offer free, one-on-one financial counseling to help students get on track.

Financial Wellness Presentations

We’ll provide tailored financial wellness information for your class or student organization.

Budgeting Help

Check out our resources for building and maintaining a budget that works for you.


We’re proud to be part of the STEPS to LEAPS program, which helps Purdue students succeed by giving them the necessary tools, resources and support.

Dear Boilermakers,

Knowing how to manage your money is a critical skill, especially as you work toward completing your degree and finding employment in a changing world.

That’s why Student Life’s Recreation and Wellness has collaborated with Purdue Federal Credit Union to bring you Boiler Financial Track, a financial wellness program that provides resources and services to help you better manage your finances.

Boiler Financial Track is a component of Purdue’s Steps to Leaps initiative, a set of five convenient, self-assessment pillars to help students build lifelong habits that lead to more resiliency, self-confidence, financial literacy and the growth mindset.

What does Boiler Financial Track offer?
  • Free financial counseling appointments designed for students
  • Budgeting assistance
  • Financial wellness presentations for clubs and organizations
  • Banzai, an online financial education resource

Banzai offers lessons and tips on managing your finances, avoiding common financial mistakes, debt management, budgeting, savings, and more.

We are with you on the path ahead.

As we work to help students move toward employment and after graduation, we know the importance of establishing healthy financial habits to reach your goals after graduation. Come talk with us about your financial plans for the future.

Boiler Up and stay safe!


Katherine L. Sermersheim, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost & Dean of Students

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