Dollars and Sense at NC State

Welcome to Dollars and Sense at NC State!

Dollars and Sense at NC State is a financial wellness program committed to creating financially healthy NC State students. We endeavor to address the financial concerns unique to college life as well as equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to maintain lifelong financial wellness. Here's how we do it:

Our mission and vision

Our mission is to create financially healthy NC State students by providing the education and resources necessary to make informed and intelligent financial decisions. We envision all NC State students attaining the level of financial independence necessary to fully realize their personal and professional endeavors, wishes, and dreams.

Workshops/Classroom Presentations

We offer a selection of prepared presentations on a variety of personal finance topics. You may use the slides to deliver your own presentation or you can schedule a Dollars and Sense volunteer to deliver a workshop to your student group/organization or your class

Campus events

Click on the Events tab to check out what's planned on campus and join in!


Our resources page has an assortment of useful information and tools including articles, websites, and calculators. You'll also find some on-campus resources that you can go to to get help if you are in a financial crisis.

Alumni Speaker Board

NC State Alumni and finance professionals have agreed to volunteer their time to speak to your student organization, group, or class about a plethora of personal finance topics.