Salt Money

    Salt® works with students, alumni, faculty and staff to help remove financial barriers to higher education. Salt, powered by the nonprofit American Student Assistance, features an easy on-line platform and one-on-one counseling to help you plan for, pay for, and repay the cost of a degree while getting the confidence you need to ensure a successful financial future. All Columbia students, alumni, faculty and staff have free memberships by logging in to, which provides access to the following:

• Articles on financial, job and scholarship topics

• Budgeting tools

• Online courses on financial fundamentals

    • Salt Central: online community and student blog