About TCF U Card Checking
TCF U Card Checking
An optional account that you can add to your U Card is the TCF Bank Account. TCF Bank is the Official U Card Bank and is the only bank that can connect your U Card to a checking account.
Proudly serving the University of Minnesota Twin Cities community since 1995; TCF Bank offers Students, Faculty and Staff a flexible set of banking services. A trusted community partner; TCF Bank is committed to financially supporting Student and Auxiliary programs, Scholarships, Service Awards, and Men's and Women's Athletics.
Do you already have a TCF Bank checking account?
As a current Student, Staff or Faculty member with a U Card you can upgrade your existing TCF Bank checking account.
Bring your drivers license or passport and your U Card to the Coffman U Card Office or any TCF Bank branch to upgrade your account to a TCF U Card Checking Account and enjoy all of the benefits.
Check out the helpful TCF Bank links:
The University’s U Card Agreement with TCF Bank
The Department of Education regulation 668.164(e) requires the full disclosure of financial arrangements between the University of Minnesota and TCF Bank.The agreement between the university and TCF Bank is considered a "T2" relationship as defined by the Department of Education. The University receives support from TCF Bank through its financial contributions to scholarships, programs and student organizations.
The relationship with TCF Bank in connection with U Cards does not require that students, faculty, or staff open or maintain accounts with TCF Bank. The use of U Cards to participate in the Gopher Gold program, a declining balance cash system that may be used to pay for many campus services is fully independent of the University’s relationship with TCF Bank. No TCF account is required for the Gopher Gold program.
For additional information about this relationship please refer to the following links:
- University Card Royalty Agreement with TCF Bank
- 1st Amendment to University Card Royalty Agreement
- 2nd Amendment to University Card Royalty Agreement
- 3rd Amendment to University Card Royalty Agreement
- 4th Amendment to University Card Royalty Agreement
- TCF Campus Card Checking Account Fees Disclosure