Giving everyone in the LMU Community a financial advantage since 1993.
Choosing a financial institution is an important decision. You want a partner who understands the University Community exclusively and has the expertise to guide you wisely. At UCU, we offer customized financial solutions for LMU faculty, staff, students, alumni and their immediate families. We add value by offering competitive pricing, the highest quality personal service, and sincere, sound advice.
From everyday spending to taking out loans, where you bank is a big deal. It can cost — or save — you thousands of dollars. That’s why we want you to bank with your brain. When you choose your new checking account or any one of our loans, chances are you'll end up saving with our Top 1% Best Rates in the Nation Guarantee.* Plus, you could earn up to 5.00% APY on your cooperatively powered University Checking Account for the banking you already do!1
Official Lions Rewards Credit Card
We’re also excited to exclusively offer the official Lions Rewards Credit Card2 for the Loyola Marymount University community! What makes this card even more special – our official Lions credit card offers you unlimited rewards points on your purchases! Redeem points for travel, gift cards, merchandise, Mastercard® prepaid cards, eCertificates for various merchants, and more. When you open a University Credit Union Rewards Credit Card, you’ll earn 7 points per every $1 spent on qualified purchases for the first 70 days. After that, you will earn 2 points per $1 spent. Join UCU and apply online today!
Applying for an official Lions credit card is easy! In the online application, under the ‘Types of Loan’ section, select ‘Rewards Credit Card’. Select 'Loyola Marymount University' to finish the application process.
When you join UCU, you’re not just joining a high-performing, not-for-profit financial cooperative, you are joining our University Community. We welcome faculty, staff, students, alumni, family members and everyone affiliated with the LMU Community to join UCU. To establish membership, you must deposit at least $5 to your Savings Account.