Bank like a boss

Bank fast. Build credit. Go far. In school and beyond.

Now that you’re in college, you’ve got some big opportunities ahead of you. We’re here to help you make the most of them. Talk to our team, wherever you are, with an instant video call.

Get a $50 Gift Card

Hey, students! Score a $50 Visa® gift card5 when you open a new checking account.
Only for a limited time.

Master Your Money

We’re here to help by providing the right tools and guidance to help you make smart choices, gain financial independence, and enjoy all the great things that come with it.


Our checking account options provide students with what they need for future financial success.

  • No minimum balance requirements
  • 24/7 digital tools to make it easy to manage your finances
  • Free ATM withdrawals* at all Collins Community CU branches and thousands of Shazam Privileged Status™ ATMs
  • Enjoy added perks if you sign up for the Collins Protection Package,** including cell phone insurance, roadside assistance, and more
  • If you want to make money from your money, we can help you get started***


Ignite your financial future with a savings account that can help you achieve your short- and long-term goals.


With Online Banking and our mobile app,1 you can view balances, pay bills, make person-to-person transfers through Zelle®, and deposit checks from your phone.2


Zogo App

Who says financial education can’t be fun and games? Start earning REAL rewards while learning key money skills with the Zogo app. Enter code 'COLLINS' when creating your account.

Download the Zogo app on the Apple App Store Download the Zogo app on the Google Play Store

Boost Your Money Smarts

Collins Community CU has partnered with Banzai to offer a free financial literacy program to help you reach your unique financial goals.


Manage and safeguard your credit and debit cards right from your phone with our free CardValet® app.1

Lift Off

Collins Community CU Certified Financial Counselors can consult with you on how to manage your money for success in the real world. And if you already have student loans, we can provide you access to certified student loan experts.

Collins Scholarships

There are over $12,000 in Scholarships remaining for the 2023-2024 academic year.

Learn about these scholarships and more.

Incoming First-Year
Student Scholarship

For current high school seniors who will be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or vocational program in the 2023–24 academic year

(1 scholarship of $2,500)

Undergraduate Scholarship


For current college students who will continue to be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate program in the 2023–24 academic year

(1 scholarship of $2,500)

Technical/Trade Scholarship


For students who will be enrolled in an accredited technical or trade program in the 2023–24
academic year

(1 scholarship of $2,500)


Collins Crew Ambassador Program

We’re recruiting student brand ambassadors to help promote our products, services, and financial wellness opportunities on campus and social networks.

If you want to earn money while helping your friends and followers build awesome financial futures, we want to hear from you!

Scholarships Winners

Amp up your credit

Better credit leads to better opportunities. The sooner you start building your credit, the better. We’ve got two great options that can help.

Visa® Credit Card3

With NO annual fee and easy online account access, you can responsibly build credit with our Collins Visa® Platinum Credit Card.

Auto Loans4

Ready to get your own ride? We can help you get there.

  • Free pre-approval – apply before you visit the dealer
  • Low rates to keep more money in your pocket
  • Special program for first-time car buyers


We’re committed to serving our student members and providing the best products, services, education, and resources you need to succeed. That’s why we created The Collective, a unique study hall space built just for college students to meet, study, relax, and recharge. Visit one of our modern and welcoming locations to enjoy free perks for members.

Snacks and

Wi-Fi and individual/
group study spots

Financial wellness
events and workshops

Space to host
student events,
meetings, and clubs

Fun events hosted
by The Collective

The Collective Locations & Hours

124 East Washington St., Iowa City, IA 52240 | 2420 Lincoln Way, Suite 101, Ames, IA 50010
Sunday – Thursday: 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. | Friday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Let’s Do This!

Are you ready to build an awesome financial future?