SECU IS THE OFFICIAL BANKING PARTNER of the Maryland Terrapins
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As A UMD Alumni

You’re One Step Closer to SECU Membership

AND A BANK YOU CAN BE PROUD OF

As A UMD Alumni

You’re one step closer to SECU Membership

AND A BANK YOU 
CAN BE PROUD OF

As Maryland’s largest credit union, it only makes sense for us to partner with your renowned alma matter. Our organization proudly shares University of Maryland’s commitment to improving the lives of students, athletes, and community members. Together, our legacy reaches far beyond the classroom—strengthening neighborhoods across the state. Here, you always have a voice, so let’s hear that Maryland pride.

When a partnership feels this good, why bank anywhere else?

See What SECU Has to Offer

We could go on and on about why you should choose SECU and how easy it is to join—and we will. But first, we’ll show you some of the benefits coming your way.

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UMD Alumni Resources

Making Life, A Little Easier

As part of SECU’s partnership with UMD, you have a dedicated resource who can provide you with invaluable financial wellness information. Annie is also available to facilitate financial literacy presentations for you and your colleagues at work. She’ll even do the same for organizations where you volunteer regularly. Email her today at annie.weinschenk@secumd.com.


MEET YOUR UMD SECU CONNECTION

CONTACT ANNIE

From balancing budgets to questions about inflation and the right savings accounts, our Virtual Financial Center puts expert financial guidance right at your fingertips. Schedule an appointment or stop by during our convenient Open Lobby hours when we offer walk-in video chats.

OPEN LOBBY HOURS:

MON-THU 9AM-8PM

FRI 9AM-5PM

SAT 9AM-2PM


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LEARN MORE

Need to update your payroll deduction form? No problem, you can access that form and a few others here.

How to Become a Member

Thanks to being a University of Maryland Alumni, you’re automatically eligible for SECU membership. There are just a few simple steps to ensure you have complete access to our full suite of banking services.

STEP 1:
Choose Your Account

As part of the process, you’ll need to select the SECU service you’d like to activate. Review the options below, and as always, we’re here to answer any questions.

STEP 2:
Open and Activate

Open your new deposit account online today or set up a virtual or in-person appointment to speak with a Member Advisor. Once that’s complete, you’re a new SECU Member!

Why Become A SECU Member

Your Community Is Our Community

While we’re able to provide lower rates and are proud of our personalized service, that’s just scratching the surface of SECU membership.

All across Maryland, we’re deeply rooted in the communities we serve—leading local initiatives, such as financial literacy programs, support for local businesses and our highly successful Kindness Campaign that unites volunteers in acts of goodness.

Join SECU. Bank Proudly.

Lifetime Ownership

As a credit union, our members are also part owners. So you have a say in the future of SECU, and you’re welcome to stay for life.

Lower Rates, Fewer Fees

Unlike the big banks, when we make money it comes back to you through lower loan rates, higher deposit rates, and fewer & lower fees.

Digital Banking

All of the modern banking conveniences are here: bill pay, check deposits, money transfers, you name it—it can all be done from your mobile device.

Virtual Financial Center

Online banking just got easier. Here, you can do most of your day-to-day banking, set up virtual appointments, chat with Member Advisors, and so much more.

Trusted Advice

Our member advisors do what’s right for you, every time. That means they take the time to understand your goals and help you achieve them.

Free Financial Support

Your overall financial wellness is our focus. That’s why we offer free services to help you learn to budget, improve your credit score, plan for retirement, and more.

Dedication to Community

We would be nothing without our local community, so we keep our business here and give back in meaningful ways.

Not-For-Profit Banking

This is how we bring you lower rates and fewer fees. We have absolutely no financial relationships or investments with any brokerage firm.