Purdue Federal Credit Union

Phone #: 800.627.3328
Routing #: 274976067

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Accounts for Kids

We're helping kids learn to love to save. We know how important financial literacy is to our youth and our community. It's why Purdue Federal actively volunteers in dozens of local classrooms around the Greater Lafayette area.

DID YOU KNOW? We are the only financial institution to have student-run branches inside two area high schools at Lafayette Jeff High School and Harrison High School. 

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With this account, kids are invited to participate in special activities each month aimed at helping youth learn to save and spend wisely. Get exclusive high school debit card designs here.

We help children learn to LOVE to save. Use our free coin machine to empty those piggy banks!

Here's what you'll need to open a youth savings account:

  • Social Security Card, birth certificate or unexpired government-issued ID for minor
  • $5.00 minimum deposit
  • Social Security number
  • Must have an adult as joint on the account. Adult must present an unexpired government-issued ID as well.

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For a limited time only, you can get a free T-shirt with your new student checking account! Find your high school below and head to that branch location to open your account. Hurry, while supplies last! ^

Here's what you'll need to bring with you to open your youth checking account:

  • Social Security Card, birth certificate or unexpired government-issued ID for minor
  • $5.00 minimum deposit
  • Social Security number
  • Primary Savings Account
  • Must have an adult as joint on the account. Adult must present an unexpired government-issued ID as well. (If debit card is issued, a parent-acknowledgement form is also required.)

Win Hentschel Blvd. (Purdue Research Park) - Benton Central High School

Union Street - Central Catholic High School

26 Crossings (next to Meijer) - Faith Christian High School

Win Hentschel, 26 Crossings, and Harrison HS Branch - Harrison High School

Union Street and Jeff HS Branch - Lafayette Jeff High School 

Veteran's Memorial Pkwy - McCutcheon High School

Northwestern Ave. (Wang Hall) - West Lafayette High School

Click here for all branch hours and locations. 

Carry your school colors!

Get your favorite high school debit card design. Now available for the following schools: Benton Central, Central Catholic, Faith Christian, Harrison, Lafayette Jeff, McCutcheon, West Lafayette, Ivy Tech and Purdue University. 

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Students of all ages are eligible for student checking with debit card. No minimum balance required.

  • Link to your child's account through online banking.
  • Free financial literacy seminars and in-school presentations.
  • Overdraft protection from a Purdue Federal Visa credit card or savings account.
  • Branches inside Jefferson and Harrison high schools.
  • Help your child learn to budget and manage money before leaving home.
  • Build a strong credit history early to make getting student loans, renting an apartment and buying a car easier.

Here's what you'll need to open a youth checking account:

  • Social Security Card, birth certificate or unexpired government-issued ID for minor
  • $5.00 minimum deposit
  • Social Security number
  • Primary Savings Account
  • Must have an adult as joint on the account. Adult must present an unexpired government-issued ID as well.
  • If debit card is issued, a parent-acknowledgement form is also required.
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Private Student Lending

When Federal aid isn't enough, we're here to help.

Whether you're a student yourself or the parent of a student, Purdue Federal can help fill funding gaps federal financial aid can leave behind.

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A better way to pay for college.

The cost of college continues to rise, forcing many students and families to resort to higher-cost private student loans to fill funding gaps. As a not-for-profit lender, Purdue Federal has a unique ability to help members and families by offering our Student Choice private lending solution that features:

  • No origination or pre-payment fees
  • Lower interest rates
  • Flexible repayment options
  • Easy online application and approval
  • Convenient line of credit structure that lets you apply once and secure financing for your entire college career*

Visit our Student Lending Center or Apply Now

*Subject to annual credit review.
*Checking for children under age 13 must have a parent on the account. See Guide to Member Services, Rate Sheet and Fee Schedule for full disclosures.
^ Subject to approval. Membership Eligibility required. Offer valid on new student checking accounts opened September 1, 2017 to December 1, 2017. Contact us for details on participating branches. While supplies last.

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