We Stand For You

Your life doesn’t revolve around banking, but here at Stanford Federal Credit Union, our banking revolves around you.

What’s new

couple looking at phoneWe regularly survey members to learn more about how we can help you DO MORE and BANK LESS. Here are some recent changes based on member feedback:

  • Improved Money Market Account and Certificates: In June 2018, we eliminated the tiers on MMA accounts and Certificates. Any MMA account with a balance of $2,500 and over will earn our best dividend rate of 0.500%. Any Certificate with a balance of $1,000 and over will earn our best dividend rate for the term selected.
  • Simply free Student Checking: On April 3rd 2018, we upgraded all Student Checking accounts to make them even better. Students can now use any ATM in the world, and we’ll reverse all the fees. Learn more.
  • Stanford Grad Package: We have special offers for new and recent Stanford University graduates! Plus, new members get a $100 grad gift when they open a new Checking account.1 Visit sfcu.org/grad for more details.
  • Bike Loan Credit Builder: This is a great way to learn to manage small monthly loan payments and start building your credit history. Visit sfcu.org/bike for more details.
  • Quality Used Cars and a 1% Rate Discount: We’re excited to partner with Enterprise Car Sales to bring you quality used vehicles and a 1% loan rate discount if you purchase from Enterprise and finance with us! Ambassadors can enjoy a rate as low as 1.49% APR. Learn more at sfcu.org/enterprise.

Enhancements to Mobile and Online Banking: 

  • Refer A Student Program: Earn $25 when you refer a Stanford student to become a member! Your friends can each get $25 and a simply free Student Checking account with free unlimited worldwide ATMs.
  • CardSwap: Automatically add your Stanford FCU Credit or Debit Card information to your existing subscription and digital point-of-sale services, such as Amazon, Netflix, 24-Hour Fitness and Hulu. Find CardSwap in Mobile or Online Banking under Tools and Requests.

What’s coming

  • Apple Watch app: Keep tabs on your finances with a glance at your watch. Check your balance and 10 most recent transactions for each Stanford FCU account on your Apple Watch.

Enhancements to Mobile and Online Banking: 

  • Biller Direct: We’re introducing a seamless new way to pay your bills. Biller Direct is a brand new feature that lets you consolidate all your merchants in one clean interface and schedule payments using your Stanford FCU Checking, Savings, or Credit Card account.
  • Improved wire experience: Submitting domestic and international wires will be easier and more intuitive than ever with our new redesign!
  • Auto-pay option for all loans: Save time by setting up your monthly loan payments in Mobile and Online Banking. Once you schedule the auto payments, you won’t have to think about it again!


Comments from Stanford FCU Members


❝ I am always treated with the greatest respect. The staff has bent over backwards to help me with myriad issues and always with a great outcome. I am extremely fortunate to have a relationship with SFCU.
Julia M.


❝ I have been with SFCU for almost 30 years and they are awesome. Always friendly and helpful.
Kathleen H.

Your feedback is important to us! If you receive a survey, please take a few minutes to answer the questions and let us know how we’re doing. The surveys are reviewed across all levels of Stanford FCU, and we take action.

Whenever you need to reach us, call 888.723.7328 or send us a secure message through Mobile or Online Banking. We’d love to hear from you.

1All offers subject to membership eligibility, credit approval, and proof of graduation. Accounts must be opened within six months of graduation. Rates and terms are subject to change without notice.
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