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Powercat Financial

Powercat Financial provides K-State students with free financial education for their current situation and the future. Trained peer financial counselors provide individual sessions and educational workshops for student groups. We're a proud part of the Financial Futures Initiative.

Free financial counseling for K-State students

Powercat Financial provides students FREE assistance and counseling on personal finances. Peer counselors support fellow students on budgeting, saving, credit, student loan repayment, and transitioning to work.

We're a proud part of K-State's Financial Futures Initiative, bringing together multiple areas of campus to focus on improving the financial well-being of students. Our goal is to impact each and every member of Kansas State University. Learn more

Students in a peer-to-peer counseling session

Meet with a peer financial counselor

Students in a presentation

Request presentation for K-State or community groups

PF peer counselors pose with Willie the Wildcat

Read helpful money tips from peer counselors

Supporting students' financial well-being

Powercat Financial has made a difference in the financial well-being of many K-State students. Our biggest successes are when we help a student get on track financially allowing them to remain at K-State to pursue their degree or when students indicate we helped reduced their financial stress.

60,000+ students attended workshops
5,600+ students received peer counseling
Hired and trained 120+ peer counselors
Services available in-person or online




FREE events focused on financial well-being

Recent Updates

Get Individualized academic, financial, and well-being support through Navigate

The newest feature in Navigate, I Need Help, is now available. These alerts allow students to request information about non-emergency resources related to academic success, financial well-being or personal well-being. After submitting an I Need Help alert, students will get personalized support within 2 business days.

To get started in using "I Need Help", click the green waving hand icon in the mobile app or desktop version. A staff member from the appropriate office on campus will reach out with more information. Learn more.