Student Banking Made Easy

Student Banking Made Easy

Glass City’s Student Banking is designed especially for our members between the ages of 16 and 22.

Glass City’s Student Banking benefits include:

  • FREE Student Checking & Savings Accounts*
  • FREE Visa Debit/ATM Card
  • FREE Mobile/Online Banking & Bill Pay
  • FREE Mobile Check Deposit
  • FREE Glass City Card Controls Mobile app to protect your debit or credit card from fraud
  • FEE FREE use of ATMs and participating credit union’s branches locally and nationwide
  • 12-month Youth/Student Share Certificate of Deposit: Earns a higher dividend rate than a savings account**; $250 minimum balance to open
  • First Time Auto Buyer Program with Glass City financing at a participating auto dealership or for a private owner auto purchase
  • The Smart Option Student Loan® by Sallie Mae® (click here for details.)

Plus, Glass City offers scholarship opportunities each year — see below to learn more!

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*Student Checking Account: no minimum balance required, no check-writing limit, and no monthly service charge. Check order fees vary. Primary Share Savings Account: a minimum of $25 is required to open this account; $25 must be maintained for credit union membership.

**See “12 month Youth/Student CD” in our Deposit Rates listing here.

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Scholarship Opportunity

From Glass City Federal Credit Union

Eligibility

Students are eligible to apply for the Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarship if they meet all of the following criteria:

  • The student will be attending a 2- or 4-year accredited post-secondary institution during the fall/spring academic year.
  • The student is a member of Glass City Federal; or a parent, step-parent, or legal guardian is a member of Glass City.
  • The student submits the required essay and completes the application.

*Glass City employees, and immediate family members of employees and Board of Directors are not eligible to apply.

How To Apply

Scholarship details for the 2023-24 academic year will be posted in early January 2023.

Eligibility

Students are eligible to apply for the Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarship if they meet all of the following criteria:

  • The student will be attending a 2- or 4-year accredited post-secondary institution during the fall/spring academic year.
  • The student is a member of Glass City Federal; or a parent, step-parent, or legal guardian is a member of Glass City.
  • The student submits the required essay and completes the application.

*Glass City employees, and immediate family members of employees and Board of Directors are not eligible to apply.

How To Apply

Scholarship details for the 2023-24 academic year will be posted in early January 2023.

Play Finances 101!

Finances 101 is a free game designed by Northwest Ohio Credit Unions to teach teenagers about the financial demands of the real world.

Students may payout money to be in a friend’s wedding, have a winning lottery ticket, pay an unexpected visit to the emergency room or get a promotion at work.  There is uncertainty around every corner, along with opportunities to make sound financial decisions too!

Students learn:

  • About earning a salary and paying bills and taxes
  • What it costs to run a household
  • How earnings impact buying decisions
  • What responsibilities lie ahead in the adult world
Play Finances 101

What are you waiting for?

Contact a Glass City representative today about our Student Banking program.

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northwest ohio

Find a location near you

Five locations in Northwest Ohio make it convenient to be a member no matter where you live or work.