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Triton F.L.Y. Week: Financial Literacy for You

April 9th-11th

April 9th: Dee-1

The Touhill Performing Arts Center, 12PM-2PM

Join us for a performance from middle school teacher turned hop-hop artist, Dee-1. Come see a mix of musical performances and motivational speaking to encourage students to pursue and complete a higher education while providing tips for college success.

April 10th: MASFAP Money Challenge

Century Room C, Millennium Student Center: 12PM-2PM

The Missouri Association of Student Financial Aid Personnel will be coming to UMSL to host the MASFAP Money Challenge! Come see what your first year out of college will look like with a real game of life. You will complete a 12 month budget and work through stations to see how close you can get to the amount budgeted. RSVP to and you can use your actual career's projected salary and your student loan information.


April 11th: Making Personal Finance Decisions: The Inventory Game

SGA Chamber, Millennium Student Center: 12PM-2PM

Join the Federal Reserve in learning about Net Worth and Cash Flow. Through an interactive presentation, students will gain an understanding by a visual representation of net worth, cash flow, and the relationship between them.

Throughout all events, UMSL will be raffling off scholarships to students in attendance!

For more information on any event please contact or 314-516-5526


 Complete the 2019-2020 FAFSA now!

UMSL’s priority FAFSA deadline for 2019-2020 is February 1, 2019. You will need your 2017 tax information when you complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA.

You can still complete the FAFSA and receive Federal funding for the
upcoming Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters.

Apply for Competitive Scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year now!
New Freshmen Students must submit their scholarship application by January 1, 2019 for the 2019-2020 school year.
New Transfer/Continuing students must submit a Competitive Scholarship Application by April 1, 2019 for the 2019/2020 school year. 
The scholarship application can be found at: UMSL Scholarships


Helpful links:

FAFSA website:

FSA ID website:

Do I need to use my parent’s financial information? details on FAFSA dependency status


FAFSA School Code


Upcoming Important Dates:

August 20- First Day of Fall 2018 Semester
October 1- Complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA
January 1- Scholarship application due for new students
January 7- First Day of Winter 2019 Intersession
January 22- First Day of Spring 2019 Semester
February 1- Access Missouri deadline for 2019-20
April 1- Competitive Scholarship application due for continuing students

Follow Federal Student Aid on Twitter@FAFSA and UMSL Student Financial Aid @UMSL_SFA to get year-round tips on applying for financial aid.