Global Financial

Our Society is part of our Community Outreach Initiative at William Paterson University. The Institute seeks to elevate the awareness and educate the community with matters related to personal finance ranging from financial planning to retirement and the stock market.

Programs are geared to a wide audience including middle school and high school students, college students, educators, working professionals and retired persons.

  • Hands On Training - GFSI has launched programs for international students in the sciences. These three programs offer practical training in an international environment.
  • Summer Money & Investing Camp - Five days intensive training camp in money and investing for high school students, teaching them how to increase their personal wealth. Includes hands-on simulated trading.
  • CFLP - Community Financial Literacy Program (CFLP) initiatives include the Summer Camp of Money & Investing, Gear Up, Paterson Youth Investors Club, University Students for Financial Literacy and others
  • Step Into Wall St. - The Step Into Wall St. program seeks to address matters related to financial literacy for high school students.