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Adulting 101-Fall Series

Are you ready to leave for college or be out on your own? Are you prepared to do adult tasks and have skills to be successful? Michigan State University Extension's Adulting 101 programs help teenagers and young adults demystify the obscure reality of being an “adult” through engaging educational sessions. Each FREE session is packed full of important life skills and tools necessary to live independently.

Join us!

Every Monday
Oct. 3 - 24, 2022
6-7 p.m. ET


October 3: Changing the World with just 1 Vote
Learn how to change your community by engaging in the political system.

October 10: Choose Your Future
Are you still unsure what career to pursue after school? Join us as we explore tools and reflect on how to choose a career path that is compatible with your interests, skills and personality.

October 17: Make a Spending Plan Work for You
Discuss the benefits of a spending plan, identify the difference between needs and wants and highlight the importance of an emergency fund.

October 24: Avoiding Money Mishaps
Be aware before you share your personal and financial information: Protect yourself and your money from fraud, predatory lenders, scammers and identity thieves.

Teens and Young Adults (19 and under)
Parent/guardians can register multiple youth here. Parent/guardian's authorization is required for youth under 18.

Registration for Teens and Young Adults Registration is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 23, 2022.

Youth Development Professionals, Teachers, Adults (20 and up) Register Here

Registration for Adults is open.

Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on October 23, 2022.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information contact Beth Martinez at