"What would you do if someone accidentally gave you thousands of dollars?
On Friday night, thousands of students at the University of California, Los Angeles were faced with that dilemma after a financial aid mix-up.
Cristy Fajardo, reporting for CBS2 and KCAL9, says the mistake happened earlier this week when Student Financial Services at UCLA made what it calls a 'duplicate error' — depositing financial aid payments into thousands of student bank accounts… twice.
Now the university wants its money back...
... Those who already spent the money will have to wait and see what happens Monday when administrative offices open..."
Whoops. Thousands Of UCLA Students Get A Sudden Windfall In Financial Aid Mix-Up CBS Los Angeles