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For Students

Smart Banking For Students

GTE offers a wide range of accounts and services to meet your needs. To get the most out of your membership, download our app today. Learn about all the innovative features on our Instantly Easy page.

Go Student Checking

A free checking account for 12 to 24 year old students.

Features and Benefits

  • It’s absolutely FREE!
  • For students 12 to 24 years of age
  • 1 waived foreign GTE ATM fee per month*
  • 1 waived Non-Sufficient Funds fee per month**
  • Access to over 30,000 fee-free ATMs
  • 24/7 Virtual Banking (Online, Mobile, or Telephone)
  • Mobile Deposit in the GTE Mobile App
  • Zelle®, Bill Pay, and Friends & Family transfers
  • Unlimited check-writing
  • Account Balance Alerts
  • Direct Deposit
  • FREE EMV-equipped Debit Card
LEARN MORE Go Student Checking

Early Saver Account

Teach your child the value of saving money!

Features and Benefits

  • Earn a high yield on balances up to $500
  • For children under the age of 17
  • No monthly fee
  • No balance requirements
0.05%
APY*
LEARN MORE Early Saver Account

Auto Loans

Bumming rides is a bummer

GTE could help you secure your own ride! Buying your first car? Looking at a new or used car? No problem.

  • The great rates that GTE Financial offers mean lower payments
  • Buy solo or with a co-signer
  • First-time auto loans up to $18,000
  • Fast, online loan decisioning

Student Internships and Jobs

We’re looking for trailblazers who are looking to make a difference in their community. In addition to valuable experience, you will receive a range of excellent benefits.

Scholarship Opportunities

Each year, we award scholarships to several local students who have shown continued dedication to academic pursuits and community involvement. In the last nine years, we've awarded over $755,000 in scholarships. Let us help make your educational goals a reality!

GTE Student Loans

Wherever you are in your higher education, get the funds your need for school

Sallie Mae higher education loans are designed for the needs of undergraduates, graduate students, and parents.* Here are some benefits:

  • Competitive interest rates

  • Multiple repayment options

  • No origination fees; no repayment penalty

*These loans are made by Sallie Mae Bank or a lender partner. GTE Financial is not the creditor for these loans and is compensated by Sallie Mae for the referral of loan customers.

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