Student Banking

Helping students build a strong financial future.

myChequing Student

Tuition, books and everyday necessities can add up. That’s why at CUA, you’ll bank for free. CUA’s myChequing Student account is designed especially for students attending college or university.


  • No monthly fee, including 30 monthly transactions
  • Five free e-Transfers

Student Loan or Line of Credit

CUA's Student Loan or Line of Credit offers students the help they need to cover the costs of tuition, books and day-to-day living expenses.


  • Competitive interest rates starting at prime + 1%*
  • Amounts up to $40,000 for undergraduate degrees
  • Amounts up to $70,000 for Professional Designations**
  • Pay only the interest while enrolled in school and for the first 12 months after graduation
  • Loans may be amortized up to a maximum of 15 years
Learn more about CUA's Student Line of Credit »

Student Mastercard®

CUA's Student Mastercard® is a perfect fit for students who enjoy no annual fee, low APR and no minimum income requirement.


  • No annual fee
  • 11.90% fixed interest rate
  • Zero liability fraud protection
  • Purchase protection and extended warranty1
  • Mobile device insurance1
  • Mastercard benefits

Learn more about CUA's Student Mastercard® »

Apply Today

You can apply for any of CUA's Student products online, at your branch, or by calling the Customer Contact Centre at 902.492.6500.

*Rate may be subject to change and without notice. Certain conditions may apply.

**Professional Designations could include the following: medicine, dentistry, optometry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, podiatry, chiropractor, law, engineering, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, MBA/EMBA and accountancy.


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