Webster Student Checking

As a student, financial independence is right around the corner, and Webster Student Checking can help you get on the right track. It’s the perfect way to learn the ropes of budgeting without the burden of monthly fees.


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Webster Student Checking

As a student, an extra dollar can mean an extra slice of pizza. Five extra minutes could help you get to class on time. That's why Webster Student Checking1 was designed to save students time and money.


Key features and benefits of Webster Student Checking:

  • No monthly fee
  • Get four ATM fee waivers per statement cycle for non-network ATMs
  • Get a refund for one overdraft fee per academic year
  • Easy to open with a valid student ID low minimum deposit of $50
  • Transition to a Value Checking account after 5 years
  • Access to over 300 Webster ATMs and an extensive network of branches
  • Free and convenient Online Banking2, Online Bill Pay and Statement eDelivery
  • Free mobile banking2, including mobile check deposit
  • Free balance alerts3 to help you stay on top of your account activity
  • Free Visa® Debit Card
  1. Webster Student Checking: Minimum opening deposit of $50 is required. No monthly service charge. Student Checking is free for 5 years after opening or switching to this account. After 5 years, it will convert to Webster Value Checking. A valid student ID is required; if it is not provided within 60 days of account opening account will convert to Webster Value Checking. You must be at least 18 years old to open an individual checking account at Webster.A student at least 15 years old may open a joint Student Checking account with another individual who is at least 18 years old. Each joint owner has full control over the account and is responsible for the activity of the other owner, including the activity of a minor who is a joint owner. See your Deposit Account Disclosures for more details on Joint Ownership Accounts.

    ATM Benefits: Per statement cycle, Webster will not charge for up to 4 ATM fees associated with using non-Webster ATMs. If you are charged a fee by another bank for using its ATM, we will rebate 1 fee per statement cycle. Product features are subject to change at any time. Insufficient Available Funds Fees: 1 fee will be rebated per academic year (September to August).

  2. Mobile App: Our app supports Android 2.2+ and iPhone/iPad iOS 4.3.5+. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and Apple Watch are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple Pay and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple Inc. Android is a trademark of Google Inc.

    Mobile Deposit Limits: We may establish limits that apply to the amount of any individual check, the dollar amount and number of checks that may be deposited in a day, and the dollar amount of checks that may be deposited in a multi-day period. To learn more, see the Webster Mobile Deposit Terms and Conditions. Subject to eligibility requirements. Not available with Opportunity Checking.

    Mobile Banking: You must be enrolled in Webster Online Services to use Webster Mobile Banking. Message and data rates may apply. Check with your mobile services provider for any charges that may apply for data usage on your mobile device.

  3. Balance Alerts Notifications: Balance alerts are real-time and will be delivered upon processing. To manage the quiet hours for alerts, please use your phone's 'Do not Disturb' settings. There are no fees assessed by Webster for this service. Message and data rates may apply. Check with your wireless or internet service provider for any charges that may apply for data usage.