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WSU Alumni Association

We partner with the WSUAA to bring you special offers. 

New Member Offer

WSUAA members could get $100 by opening checking and savings accounts.1

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$100 Member First-Gen Offer

WSU alumni who join BECU can get a $100 bonus. Plus, we'll donate $100 towards WSU First-Gen programs.

Fall Balance Transfer Offer

Free Home Buying Seminars

Find out what you need to know to be a well-informed home buyer.

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New Member Offer

WSUAA members may be eligible to receive a $100 bonus for opening a savings and checking account and meeting our simple transaction requirements.1 Plus, you could get $50 for completing a Financial Health Check with trained specialists who can help you achieve your financial goals.2

Transaction Requirements 

A: Perform five or more qualifying actions from this list:

  • Make a purchase using your BECU Debit Mastercard®.
  • Write a check or electronic check.
  • Make a payment using BECU Bill Pay.

OR

B: Deposit $500 or more into your checking account.

Take Steps To Improve Your Financial Health 

As a BECU member, you have access to a range of perks and benefits, including a Financial Health Check.

With a Financial Health Check , a BECU financial coach can help you create a budget, build a savings plan based on your needs, answer retirement questions and more. Join a confidential, one-on-one phone session by taking just a few steps.

Get Started  

  • The sign-up process is quick and easy. Start by scheduling an appointment and filling out a budget worksheet.
  • The average appointment runs 40 to 50 minutes and is conducted by phone.
  • Label savings accounts with goals to separate those funds from daily spending, set up online and mobile tools to easily track cash flows, and map out a plan for future actions once you achieve your immediate goals.
  • During the call, you'll take care of action items with live support and accountability. That way you'll be ready to take your next steps.

How to Apply 

Apply for membership or schedule an appointment with a financial health coach online. Remember to use promo code WSUAANEW.

You can also make an appointment to apply online or in person at your nearest BECU location.

Offer valid 10/1/2022 to 12/31/2022.


$100 Member First-Gen Offer

Join BECU and get a WSU debit card to receive a $100 bonus.3 Plus, you can help make a difference for future Cougs — we'll donate $100 to WSU first-generation programs.4 The First-Gen @ WSU Fund supports first-generation initiatives at Washington State University to address the unique challenges of students who are among the first in their families to attend college.

$100 New Membership Offer

You may be eligible to receive a $100 bonus for opening a savings and a checking account, ordering a WSU debit card, and meeting our simple transaction requirements.

$100 Donated to WSU First-Generation Scholarships

Plus, we'll donate $100 to WSU first-generation programs.

Transaction Requirements:

  • Perform five qualifying actions from this list:
    • Make a purchase using your BECU WSU Debit Mastercard®.
    • Write a check or electronic check.
    • Make a payment using the BECU Bill Payment service.

OR

  • Deposit $500 or more into your checking account within the first 30 days.

Offer valid through 12/31/2022.

Use promo code FORCOUGS when you join.


Free Home Buying Seminars

Our seminars cover it all: How to prepare your credit, develop a budget and apply for a mortgage, as well as presenting your offer, the appraisal and inspection and other useful tips.

1For new BECU members only, age 18 and older. Must be within BECU's field of membership and be eligible to open and maintain membership; not everyone will qualify. New members who are rejoining but have had a membership relationship with BECU in the last six (6) months do not qualify. Business, Fiduciary, Zero-Dividend, HSA, and Early Saver accounts are not eligible to receive deposit bonuses. BECU employees are not eligible. Must establish and maintain membership by opening a Member Share savings and also a checking account using promo code WSUAANEW by December 31, 2022, and meeting the transaction requirements within 30 days of account opening. Accounts must remain open for 90 days or more. BECU reserves the right to terminate this offer at any time. Other terms, limitations, and conditions apply. Cannot be combined with any other offers except for the Financial Health Check Offer below. Limit one offer per member. Check with BECU for current Annual Percentage Yield (APY) of accounts. The $100 bonus deposit to your Member Share savings account will occur within 120 days of establishing the qualifying accounts if the transaction requirements were met in the first 30 days. Account must be in good standing at time of fulfillment to qualify. Bonus will be reported to the IRS on form 1099INT at year end as interest income. BECU is not required to pay the promotional incentive for accounts opened without the appropriate Promo Code. BECU reserves the right to terminate this offer at any time.

To meet the transaction requirements, you must open and maintain active Member Share or Member Advantage savings and also a checking account. You must complete five or more qualifying transactions using the checking account or deposit transaction(s) of $500 or more into the checking account within 30 days of account origination. Checking transactions, POS withdrawals, international ACH withdrawals, ATM transfer debits, electronic checks, ATM withdrawals, checks, and external withdrawals are defined as qualifying transactions. External deposits, ATM deposits, ATM transfer credits, new account deposit, and international ACH transaction deposits are defined as qualifying deposits.

2New or existing member must schedule and complete a Financial Health Check by December 31, 2022, in order to qualify. Only one FHC bonus per member and per account. You must mention WSUAANEW when you schedule your financial health check to receive the bonus. Must be 18 or older to qualify. Member must not have gone through any Financial Health Check in last 12 months. The $50 bonus deposit to your Member Share savings account will occur within 60 days of completing the financial health session and may be reported to the IRS on form 1099MISC. The Member Share/Member Advantage accounts must be open and in good standing at the time of the bonus deposit. Offer expires December 31, 2022. BECU is not required to pay the promotional incentive for a Financial Health Check completed without the appropriate Promo Code. BECU reserves the right to terminate this offer at any time.

3New Member First-Gen Offer: For new BECU members only, age 18 and older. BECU employees are not eligible. Must establish and maintain membership by opening a Member Share savings and also a checking account using promo code FORCOUGS by 12/31/2022, ordering a WSU debit card, and meeting the transaction requirements within 30 days of account opening. To meet the transaction requirements, new members must complete five or more qualifying transactions in a rolling month OR deposit transactions of $500 or more in a rolling month in your new checking account or Member Advantage checking account. Checking transaction, POS withdrawals, international ACH withdrawal, ATM transfer debit, electronic check, ATM withdrawal, check, and external withdrawal are defined as qualifying transactions. External deposit, ATM deposit, ATM transfer credit, new account deposit, and international ACH transaction deposit are defined as qualifying deposits. Accounts must remain open for 90 days or more. BECU reserves the right to terminate this offer at any time. Other terms, limitations, and conditions apply. Cannot be combined with any other offers. Limit one offer per member. Check with BECU for current Annual Percentage Yield (APY) of accounts. The $100 bonus deposit to your Member Share savings account will occur within 120 days of establishing the qualifying accounts if the transaction requirements were met in the first 30 days. Accounts must be in good standing at time of fulfillment to qualify and will be reported to the IRS on form 1099INT at year end as interest income.

4The First-Gen @ WSU Fund will receive the $100 donation for every new primary member who established a Member Share savings and checking account using promo code FORCOUGS by 12/31/2022. A one-time cumulative donation will be made to the First-Gen @ WSU Fund within 120 days following the conclusion of the promotion period. No charitable receipt will be provided.