Collegiate Checking

We know you work and study hard, so we are out to make your financial life as easy as possible. If you like free and easy then this is the account for you.  Our Collegiate Checking was created to help students build smart spending and saving habits.

  • No Minimum Balance
  • No Monthly Service Fees – no matter what your balance is when you use e-statements
  • Free Checks - we will print 2 pages of 4 checks for you as needed
  • Round Up your debit card purchases and build your savings  (optional)
  • Free Mobile App with Remote Deposit Capture - deposit checks with your compatible smartphone
  • Custom Account Alerts
  • Mobile Wallet options to securely pay stores with just a tap of your finger
  • Turn your Debit Card on and off for security - with the SecurLock Equip app
  • Rewards for good grades*- Get a $25 gift card for a local eatery each semester your GPA is 3.5 or better. To get your reward, just stop by one of our branches and present proof of your semester GPA.
Monthly Service Fee


It's Me 24/7 Online Banking Free
e-Statements and check images in It's Me 24/7 Free
Unlimited Easy Pay Bill Pay Free***
MasterCard® Debit Card Free
Direct Deposit to account Free
Access to your account at over 5,000 U.S. Credit Union locations through shared branching Yes


Here's what you'll need to open a Collegiate Checking Account:

  • Unexpired government-issued ID
  • Unexpired post-secondary student ID
  • $25.00 minimum deposit
  • Social Security number
  • Primary Savings Account (share account)**

*Account must be in the positive at time grades are presented to kstate CREDIT UNION.
*Account must be opened before grades are released from university/college/trade school.
**Our share account minimum balance is $25.
***Bill Pay feature is free as long as you use the service at least once every 30 days.

Get started by completing the simple form below and then one of our team members will reach out to you to finalize the details.


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