Skip to main content
_FB_2018-Icons-finalized-cleaned-up_new_FB_2018-Icons-finalized-cleaned-up_newGroup 9
Scroll to top

Get a Convenient Student Checking Account Today

Wondering where to get a student checking account? At First Bank, we know that the last thing students need to worry about as they continue their education is managing their money alone. With our Campus Checking account, we make it easy to handle transactions and protect your money easily and securely.

Open a Campus Checking Account at First Bank

First Bank offers a free checking account option for students ages 16 to 25 heading to or attending college and graduate school. This stress-free option helps students focus on their studies while taking advantage of the checking options exclusive to our Campus Checking accounts, including:

  • No First Bank transaction fees on eight out-of-network ATM withdrawals per month
  • No monthly maintenance fees*
  • Free online and mobile banking*
  • Free online bill pay and mobile check deposit
  • Free eStatements or paper statements
  • Easy funds transfers to or from other First Bank checking accounts
  • Earn Reward Points at hundreds of online retailers when you use your First Bank debit or credit card*

In addition, we help students stay in touch with their account activity by sending free, timely alerts by email, text message, or phone call. That way when you’re busy reaching your goals, we can notify you of activities, including when:

  • Your checking account balance
  • A withdrawal, deposit, or check posts to your account
  • Your online statement is available for review
  • A money transfer has processed successfully or failed
  • Your e-bill is ready for review

First Bank Prepares Students to Bank Responsibly

By opening a student checking account with First Bank, we can help students quickly and easily access their funds whenever they need it, without worrying about their account security. With convenient locations across North Carolina and South Carolina, we make it easy for families to stay on track for the future and students to bank responsibly.

When you’re wondering where to get a student checking account, find your nearest First Bank branch today.

Member FDIC. Account holders may avoid the Monthly Maintenance Fee by meeting any of the requirements listed in the Keep it Fee Free™ section of the account summary table for their account type. Other account service fees may apply as described in the Account Services Fee Schedule, also available at your local branch.

While First Bank does not charge for mobile banking, your mobile carrier’s message and data rates may apply. The First Bank Digital Banking Apps are available for select mobile and tablet devices. There is no charge from First Bank, but message and data rates may apply. Must enroll in First Bank Online Banking and download the First Bank Digital Banking App from the App Store or Google Play. Apple, the Apple logo, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple, Inc. Android and Google Play are trademarks of Google Inc. The First Bank Digital Banking Apps are available for select mobile and tablet devices. There is no charge from First Bank, but message and data rates may apply. Customers must enroll in First Bank Online Banking and download the First Bank Digital Banking App from the App Store or Google Play.

See our Terms and Conditions for complete details on our One Rewards Program. Loans subject to credit approval.



Huffington Post:

Trending Topics

Finance 101: Banking Basics

Finance 101: Investing in your financial future is one of the smartest things you can do. But there is more to building healthy finances than simply stashing away extra cash in your piggy bank. In this...

Best Personal Checking Account Near Me

If you’re looking to open a checking account near you, visit your local First Bank today. Whether you want a basic checking account or a premium checking account with benefits, First Bank has a variety of...

Looking for Banks With Mobile Deposit in Salisbury, NC?

No need to worry about making it to the bank before the doors close to deposit a check. If you have a bank with easy mobile deposit services such as First Bank in Salisbury, North Carolina, you can make the deposit...

How to Get a Mortgage for a Rental Property

Looking for rental property mortgage rates near you? If so, First Bank can provide you with tips and tricks on how to get a rental property mortgage, as well as how to find the best mortgage rates near you. Rental Property...

Lumberton Bank

The city of Lumberton, North Carolina, only takes up about 15.8 square miles of land, but within that area there are plenty of shops, restaurants, entertainment, and banks for residents to enjoy. In just a few square...

Best Savings Account for Kids – Asheville, NC

If you have kids, one of the most valuable lessons you could teach them is the value of a dollar. But just like anything else, you don’t want to settle for just any old savings account. You want the best savings...

Need Help Financing a Wedding in North Carolina?

If you need help financing a wedding in North Carolina, just seek out one of 100+ First Bank locations scattered from Asheville to Kill Devil Hills. We offer a variety of loans that can help you finance the wedding of...

5 Ways to Get the Lowest Mortgage Rates

If you are looking for some of the lowest mortgage rates in North Carolina or South Carolina, First Bank might be able to help. Choosing a mortgage option can be one of the most confusing aspects of the home purchasing...

What Are 15 Year Mortgage Rates?

What are 15-year mortgage rates? It seems like a long time doesn’t it? But when you really think about it, 15 years is nothing. Think of all the things you’ve done, the places you’ve been and the people...

Online Money Hacks – First Bank

If you are active on social media, you’ve probably tried a “life hack” at some point. Life hacks are little things you can do to make your life easier. For example, tying a small piece of bright...