UCU's Main Branch has extended its hours to Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Saturday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Our Ackerman (UCLA) Branch is now open Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 5 p.m. Our Studio City Branch remains closed until further notice.
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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 Pepperdine faculty, staff, students, alumni and their immediate families. You’ll also enjoy surcharge-free ATM access on campus and at over 30,000 CO-OP ATMs nationwide, access to our online, on-demand financial education modules, and convenient ways to keep track of your money with online and mobile banking. As the official credit union of Pepperdine Athletics, 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. 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.* Plus, you could earn up to 5.00% APY1 on your cooperatively powered University Checking Account for the banking you already do!
When you join UCU, you’re not just joining a high-performing, not-for-profit financial cooperative, you are joining our University Community.
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Serving Pepperdine's University Administration, Alumni, Faculty, Graduate Students, Staff, Students, and Family Members
One of the biggest benefits of banking with your brain at UCU is access to our full breadth of financial expertise no matter where you’re located. We serve multiple University campuses and have a national footprint since our alumni are in every state in the nation and across the world. Even with our global presence, our experts come together as one University team to deliver highly personalized service.
Universities are our sole focus and we’ve been doing it since 1951. As a not-for-profit financial cooperative, we’re looking out for the best interest of just one person – you. And we’re here to give you a financial edge.