Attention CareerTech Students

You Can Now Enjoy the Convenience of a Credit Union at CareerTech!  

Join Today!  

1st Ed Credit Union CareerTech Student Branch located on the CareerTech side next to the School Store

Hours of Operation: Tuesday and Thursday: 11 am – 1:00 pm (during regular school year)

What Can You Do at the Student Branch?

  • Withdrawal up to $50 in cash
  • Deposit up to $300 in cash

Want to Join or Apply for a Loan?

  • Apply for membership or a loan at or at our Kennebec Drive Branch.

Keep Us Close Wherever You Go with 1st Ed’s Mobile Banking Apps Available for iOS and Android Devices

  • Check Balances
  • Review Account History
  • Transfer Between Accounts
  • Deposit Checks*
  • Make Loan Payments

Take Advantage of our Back to School Special

We are offering a Back to School Special for any CareerTech or CMS student that opens a new membership before November 2.  When an account is opened with an initial $5.00 deposit, the credit union will make a one-time deposit of $5.00**.

If you are at least 16 years of age, you are eligible to open your membership with a savings account without a parent. All you need is your Driver’s License or your Social Security Card and Student ID.

Once you open a membership with 1st Ed Credit Union, you will be able to access your accounts at the Student Branch and perform the following transactions:

  • Deposit up to $300 in cash
  • Withdrawal up to $50 in cash
  • Deposit checks and withdraw up to $50 from the checks***.

For the most up to date information on the Student Branch visit

We’re looking forward to the year ahead and hope you have a successful school year at CareerTech and CMS!

*$5 initial deposit will be put on hold as a membership share and cannot be withdrawn without closing the membership. You can apply in person at the CareerTech Student Branch; at our main branch at 1156 Kennebec Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201; or online here. Federally insured by NCUA.

**Checks may be subject to hold; if a hold is placed, notice will be sent to member advising them of the amount and length of the hold.

 *Maximum mobile deposit daily limit is $3,000 and/or 5 checks. Maximum mobile deposit monthly limit is $5,000 and/or 10 checks. If under age 18, mobile deposit daily limits are as follows: $50 personal checks, $250 payroll checks/or 1 check. If under age 18, maximum mobile deposit monthly limit is $500 and/or 5 checks. Funds from Mobile Deposits will be placed on hold until the check is reviewed for accuracy. Unless you are notified by 1st Ed of an extended hold, your funds should be available the next business day. Save your check for at least thirty days after the deposit is made.


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