moola_whiteMOOLA is about helping every student improve their personal money management skills and overall financial well-being at Williams and beyond.

MOOLA is a collaborative effort of staff, faculty, students, and administrators from the offices of Student Life, First Gen Initiatives, Financial Aid, the Bursar, Human Resources, The Davis Center, the Department of Economics, the Health Center, and more.

Spring Semester Series

Meal Plans & MOOLA

Get Your Meal Plan Money’s Worth
Steve Klass, Mary Kate, Rob White, Gayle Donohue

Learn how to navigate the mystery that is the Williams College Meal Plan. Here’s the handout.
Monday February 6th | 12pm – 1pm | Hopkins 201


To File or Not to File
Sara LaLumia, Economics
Williams own tax scholar will cover tax filing basics, and volunteers will stick around to help with filing. Here’s the presentation.
Monday February 13th | Talk: 7pm – 7:45pm and Filing: 8pm-9:30pm | Sawyer 269

FAFSA/PROFILE/Taxes Workshop

Financial Filing Festival
Financial Aid and CLiA
One-on-one help with trained volunteers on filing taxes, plus financial aid officers will assist with applications.
First session: Sunday March  5th | 1pm – 4pm | Sawyer 269

Second session: Tuesday April 4th |  12pm – 1:30pm and 7pm-9pm | Sawyer 269

Saving & Investing Workshop

Milk Your MOOLA
Lisa Lamb, Certified Financial Planner
Lisa Lamb will give advice on how to make your MOOLA work for you!
Tuesday April 18th | 7pm | Schapiro 129

Surviving Summer

Budgeting Your MOOLA
Tips for Internships & More
Todd Hoffman, Williams Budget Director
Get a jump on saving for this summer and life beyond Williams!
Here’s the presentation.
Tuesday May 2nd | 7pm | Schapiro 129

MOOLA for Grad School & Loan Repayment
Finacial Aid and Molly Magavern

Join us for our last workshop of the semester on repaying loans and preparing to pay for grad school!
Here’s the presentation.
Tuesday May 9th | 7pm | Schapiro 129