Welcome Stanford University students

Stanford Federal Credit Union is a full-service bank with one important difference—we were created to serve Stanford University students, alumni, faculty and staff.

Simply free Student Checking

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Free Checking

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Zero Fees

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Free Worldwide ATMs

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$25 Student Referral

Open your account today

Click the button below or download our free mobile app and click “Become A Member” at the bottom.

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Student Platinum Cash Back Credit Card

Student Platinum Cash Back Credit Card

The Student Platinum Cash Back card is a safe and easy way to start building credit. Enjoy a low 5% APR* and no fees for 5 years. Plus you’ll earn 1% cash back for every dollar spent (2% for restaurant and food delivery purchases!).

Build credit

Build credit

Our Bike Loan Credit Builder helps Stanford University students learn to manage small monthly payments and start building your credit history. We’ve partnered with Campus Bike Shop to make your bike purchase easy and affordable!

Special offers for grads

Special offers for grads

Your credit union will help kick-off your career with special financial offers for new and recent Stanford University graduates.

  • $100 grad gift with new checking
  • Rewards credit card
  • Auto loan
  • Personal loan
Refer A Student

Refer A Student

If you’re happy with your simply free Student Checking Account, we’d love for you to refer another Stanford University student and earn $25! When your friend opens a new Stanford FCU Student Checking Account, we’ll deposit $25 in each of your accounts by the next day.

Financial Education

Financial Education

At Stanford Federal Credit Union, we want to empower you with the knowledge to make better financial decisions. We have interactive modules and calculators, personal assistance and Financial Tips to help turn you into a financial expert!

On Campus Financial Education

On Campus Financial Education

Mind Over Money provides all Stanford students with the knowledge and skills to develop healthy habits to be financially well during their time on the Farm and beyond. They offer workshops, an academic course (Wellness 183: Financial Wellness for a Healthy Long Life), online resources, and free one-on-one financial coaching.

Read our new Financial Life on The Farm newsletter with important financial information for Stanford students:

Personal Banker

You have your own Personal Banker to assist you with account opening, answering questions, and troubleshooting issues. Our goal is to help you do more and bank less! Our Contact Center is also available 24/7 to assist: 888.723.7328.

Juan Vargas

Juan Vargas

|Student Engagement Relationship Manager

| NMLS #810750

Virtual Appointments

Schedule a 30-minute virtual appointment with your Student Engagement Relationship Manager Juan Vargas:

Stanford Student Virtual Appointments

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