U.S. Bank has made it easy for you to manage your money with U.S. Bank Student Checking. You have the choice of using your CougarCard as an ATM card or upgrading to the CougarCard Maxx, which can be used for purchases anywhere Visa® debit cards are accepted.

Upgrading to the WSU CougarCard Maxx is an easy way to get cash and make purchases right when you need to. Visit any of our more than 5,100 U.S. Bank ATMs to make withdrawals and check your balance at no cost.The total will always be debited from your checking account. The upgrade to the CougarCard Maxx is free – just visit the WSU CougarCard Center in the CUB.


  • Open a U.S. Bank Student Checking account on campus in the U.S. Bank branch at the CUB.
  • Ask the CougarCard Center staff to print a CougarCard Maxx for you at no additional cost!
  • Use Your CougarCard Maxx at any ATM or to make debit purchases at any Visa merchant location worldwide and the amount will be automatically debited from your U.S. Bank checking account.

For more information or to open an account online, check out the U.S. Bank Washington State University CougarCard website.

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