Student Accounts

Open Account Checking your balances, paying bills, & depositing money on your mobile phone is easy when you have a student checking account at UW Credit Union.

Checking For Every You 

Choose an account that’s made for student life. Our personal accounts are available to students, with no extra fees or requirements. Plus, we have a dedicated account just for high schoolers.

Not sure which account to choose? Let's break it down and simplify the process. 

College Students 

Rewards Checking

Classic checking with three options: Premium, Value or Access.

$0 Monthly Fee
With Qualifying Services.
Otherwise, $5-$10 monthly

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Clear Account

Modern account with no checks and no overdrafts.

$0 Monthly Fee
With Direct or Mobile Deposit.
Otherwise, $5 monthly

  • No risk of overdraft
  • No paper checks
  • Free Debit Card
  • No minimum balance

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High School 

Launch Account

Teen account with no fees and no overdrafts. Ages 14-17.

$0 Monthly Fee


  • No risk of overdraft
  • No paper checks
  • Free Debit Card
  • No minimum balance

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Features for Students

Student-Friendly Technology

With free online banking and our handy Mobile App, you can deposit checks, pay bills, view account history and more. Plus check out:

  • Zelle - Send money quickly and easily. Request money from your parents or chip in for pizza with your friends.
  • Mobile Wallet - Add your debit card to Apple Pay, Samsung Pay and Android Pay™ to pay with your mobile device.
  • Credit Score - Keep track of your profile as you start to build your credit history.

You don’t have to sacrifice security for convenience, either — our Mobile App uses Touch ID or PIN access. Best of all, we don't charge any fees!

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Resources for College

Campus Package

Enhance your experience by bundling your checking account into a Campus Package. It’s an easy way to take care of all of your banking needs and avoid fees. Choose from helpful essentials, such as Visa credit cards and a reserve line of credit, to help you build your credit and stay covered.

Select "Campus Package" when you open your account online, or ask your teller for more information.

Credit Cards & Student Loans

Learn about all our lending options to help boost your budget and meet your goals.

  • Visa Credit Cards - For students who are just beginning to build credit, we offer low-limit cards starting at $1,000. Plus, no annual fee ever!
  • Student Loans - Finance your education with affordable student loans. Or, refinance your existing loans to lower your rate and get a better deal.



We Can Help

Have questions or need help? Our team is ready to help guide you in finding the right account. 

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Tips & Tools

Explore our helpful Financial Guide as well as find useful tips and tools to make the college years a success for:


Enjoy the Benefits of Membership

When you open an account, you become a member of UW Credit Union. Your membership gives you access to better rates and fewer fees than you'll find elsewhere, plus a range of valuable discounts and services like free financial seminars and budget help.

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