Financial Fitness

Financial Fitness – Debt Management

Enhance your financial literacy skills and knowledge by learning more about practical financial topics; budgeting, money management, credit, debt management, scholarships/grants, loan repayment/forgiveness, and more!

The Student Services Center has partnered with, a free, non-commercial website aimed at helping you improve your financial skills.

Paying for Residency

For those students looking to plan residency trips and interviews, the AAMC has created a web page that outlines the details concerning costs for ERAS applications, the National Resident Matching Program, and links for additional information.  They have also produced an extensive video in response to comments and questions from medical students regarding the process of applying and paying for residency.  You can view that video and review the posted information here.

Christopher Bandish

Phone: 860-679-3574
Address: Room L-M035



Upcoming Events


Webex Teleconference Only

Student Loan Repayment

Please join Christopher Earnshaw and Darwin Morency  from Sallie Mae on March 30th from 6-7PM for a presentation and discussion about repaying your federal student loans.  You'll learn about the various repayment plans (IBR, PAYE, REPAYE, standard, extended, etc), how payment amounts are calculated,  as well as PSLF, and a variety of of topics related to loan repayment.  This will be a virtual session, conducted through Webex only.  A copy of the presentation materials will be made available after the session has ended.  Attendance for this session or the second loan repayment session with Kevin Ridgeline is mandatory for all fourth year students who have federal student loan debt.  If you have any questions please contact the financial aid office at






January 29thth, 2020

Credit Matters

Your credit score matters but what determines my score?  How can I work to better it?  Should I have more than one credit card?  If you have questions like these or anything related to your credit please join us for Credit Matters on January 29th.  Todd Murphy from Prime Financial Services will be on hand in the Massey Auditorium at 6PM to help you better understand and manage your credit.