UW Debit and Credit Cards
Get the official card of the University of Washington today.
Pay with Purple and Gold
More Than Just Membership
- No monthly service fees
- No minimum balance
- Nationwide ATM access 30,000+ surcharge-free CO-OP Network ATMs 2
- Free fraud protection 3
- Discounts, Financial Education and more
Choose one of three easy ways to switch your current card:
- Visit any of our locations
- Send us a secure message through Online Banking or the BECU mobile app
- Call us at 800-233-2328
Note: Pricing may vary across different card types. For more information on credit card rates and fees, see BECU Consumer Lending Rates & Related Disclosures – Credit Cards
If your application is approved and all required documents have been obtained, your credit card will arrive in the mail within 5-7 business days. You will receive a PIN in a separate mailing within 7-10 business days.
Not at this time; the BECU WSU Debit Card and Visa® Credit Cards are only for consumer accounts.
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1 A Member Share savings account is required to establish membership. and not everybody will qualify. A checking account is required in order to obtain a debit card.
2 BECU belongs to the Co-Op network. BECU transactions at these ATMs are surcharge-free.
3 To learn more about card benefits, view the Mastercard Guide to Benefits.
4 Replacing your current debit or credit card with the UW debit or credit card will change your debit card number, expiration date, security code, and PIN. Your existing debit card will be deactivated once you activate your new UW debit or credit card.
5 Approval subject to BECU membership, credit approval and other underwriting criteria; not every applicant will qualify. Credit Card programs, services, rates, terms and conditions are subject to change without notice. Contact BECU for the most current information. Your APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. Please refer to the Credit and Security Agreement for the terms and conditions, fees, and charges, and other information regarding your credit card account.
6 A secured credit card requires a collateral deposit equal to the approved credit limit. The funds will be held in an interest-bearing savings account with BECU and will be refunded to the cardholder upon voluntary closure of the credit card or if the secured credit card is replaced by a traditional BECU credit card product. The funds used to secure the collateral may be used to pay off any balance owed on the secured credit card in the event you default the account.
7 BECU's credit card rates in effect as of 9/1/2023 range from 13.24% - 27.24% variable APR and are subject to change without notice. The actual APR will be determined when you apply and will be based on your credit worthiness.