Students can link their PennCards to a PNC Bank account, to use as an ATM card as well as for PIN-based point-of-sale transactions. PNC makes banking convenient -- with PNC ATMs on and around campus, including all Wawa locations. PNC also offers a number of accounts and tools customized for students.
You should be aware that, in exchange for the opportunity to promote their programs to the Penn Community, PNC Bank provides Penn with financial contributions that help sustain important student programs and other University initiatives.
To open an account, visit their service desk located in the PennCard Center located in the Penn Bookstore, second floor, 3601 Walnut St. Suite 219. You can also visit their website at www.pnc.com/penn or contact PNC customer service at (215) 573-5146.
The Student Federal Credit Union (SFCU)
As a credit union that serves the Penn community, the SFCU offers convenient access to accounts. Using a linked PennCard or Visa® Check Card, account holders can access 18 ATMs on and around campus as well as nationwide. To open an account, visit www.upennsfcu.org/ or call (215) 222-2604 for more information.
Other financial institutions, listed in alphabetical order, located on or near the Penn Campus include:
Bank of America
3925 Walnut Street
134 South 34th street
3131 Market Street
3735 Walnut Street
- Wells Fargo
3431 Chestnut Street
Banking Relationship Disclosures
Penn complies with the U.S. Department of Education’s guidelines in making information on its marketing relationships with financial institutions publically available. The contracts outlining the banking relationships with PNC Bank and the Student Federal Credit Union at the University of Pennsylvania can be found here: https://provost.upenn.edu/policies/pennbook/2013/02/14/university-of-pennsylvania-required-disclosures-1#banking