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Student Checking

Financial Literacy 101

Perks of Being a Student

As a student and even after graduation DFCU can be there for you, no matter where you are. Every new Student Checking Account comes with all the benefits of Deseret First Membership! Not only do you get everything from a regular checking account, additional benefits include:

Free Reusable Cups
Free reusable soda cup to fill up for those late night study sessions.
Free Money After Card Use
$75 straight to your account after using your debit card 10 times.
$5 Amazon Gift Card
$5 Amazon Gift card to use any way you please.
Thousands of ATMs
Road trip with friends? No worries. Use your card fee-free at thousands of ATMs nationwide through the CO-OP network.
Become a Member
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Incredible Online & Mobile Banking

The flexibility you expect from modern financing.

Mobile Check Deposits

Mobile Check Deposit

Email & Text Alerts

Email & Text Alerts

Free Bill Pay

Free Bill Pay

Works on Apple & Android

App on Apple or Android

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Requirements & Details

  • a Membership Savings account
  • be a student in elementary, middle school, high school, or college up to age 30
  • $75 offer only valid for new Student Checking Accounts (limit one $75 bonus per member)
  • At least 10 debit card purchases must post and clear within the first 30 days of account opening to receive bonus
Apply online today! For questions or to apply directly with a representative, call 801-456-7000 or 800-326-3328. Available weekdays: 8am–7pm, Sat: 9am–2pm. Additionally, you may visit any Deseret First Branch.

Make the most of college
by worrying less about your money!

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