Financial Aid

Federal School code: 007582

What's New


Nov 23 - Nov 27, 2015
Sun: Closed
Mon: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wed: Closed
Thu: Closed
Fri: Closed
Sat: Closed
Upcoming Hours


Greeley Campus
College Center, 1st Floor
5401 W 20th Street
Greeley, CO 80634
Phone: (970) 339-6548
Fax: (970) 506-6962

Financial Literacy

Aims Community College has developed a Smart Cents Financial Wellness Program designed to help students learn to manage money effectively and make wise financial decisions. 

What is financial literacy? CollegeInvest’s Education Cents financial education program has defined it as:

"the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage one’s financial resources effectively for lifetime financial security."

Education Cents is included in the curriculum of the Advanced Academic Achievement courses at Aims Community College.  However, the information and resources are available to all via the Education Cents website.

Topics covered include:

  • Psychology of Money
  • Income
  • Money Management
  • Spending
  • Saving & Investing
  • Credit
  • Insurance
  • Paying for College
  • Identity Theft  
  •  Taxes