Simply Free UNL
A checking account exclusively for UNL students. To open together online, have the student apply as the primary accountholder.
Simply Savings Student
Designed for those 25 and under,** a savings account with your student's needs in mind. To open together online, have the student apply as the primary accountholder.
It’s never too early to start building credit. Help your student do so responsibly with one of our cards.
Simply Free UNL account details: For currently enrolled UNL students. $50 suggested opening deposit. (1) $50 deposited to your active account within 70 days of account opening when you meet these two requirements: enroll in paperless statements via online or mobile banking and have 10 debit card purchases posted (excludes ATM transactions) within 60 days of account opening. New checking account customers only. Cannot be combined with other offers. (2) ATM usage fee at non-UBT ATMs waived (excludes surcharges ATM owners may assess). (3) Waives one NSF Paid Item Fee/NSF Returned Item Fee per calendar year. (4) $10 Credit: New checking account customers only. Requires enrollment in Union Bank's RoundUp Program to an eligible Union Bank savings account within 60 days of checking account opening. $10 will be credited to active checking account within 70 days of account opening if you meet the requirements. Account not affiliated with or endorsed by any college or university.
**Simply Savings Student Details: For ages 25 and younger. Annual Percentage Yield (APY) accurate as of the effective date in the deposit account rates. Rate subject to change. Fees may reduce earnings.
Student Auto Loans
Put your mind at ease with a reliable ride
When your kid’s away at college, a dependable vehicle is good for getting them around — and for your peace of mind. When you’re ready to start shopping for a new (or new-to-them) vehicle, talk with our expert loan team. They’ll help arm you with the tools and information you need to get a good deal and the right loan for your student’s needs.
UNL Debit Cards
Instant-issue cards for “oops” moments
College students are seemingly always on the go — and sometimes, debit cards get lost in the shuffle. If your student loses their card, don’t panic: With a Simply Free UNL account from UBT, all they have to do is visit a branch (like in the Nebraska Union) and we’ll print them a replacement card immediately.
Frequently Asked Questions
A branch can print a direct deposit form for you. You can also download and print our Direct Deposit Form.
Domestic students need a government issued ID and their N Card.
International students will need a passport and their N Card.
Union Bank's routing number is 104910795.
You can find your account number in a few places:
- In UBTgo accessed through desktop or the mobile browser on the Account Details section of the Account Activity Screen
- On your checks
- On a monthly statement either mailed to your or accessed through UBTgo
Savings accounts are best for money that you intend to set aside. You can deposit into your savings account as many times as you like, but there are limits on how often you can withdraw in a month. Typically, savings accounts earn some interest.
Visit ubt.com or download the UBTgo mobile app. Choose the registration option and fill out all of the information asked for.
For UNL international students, faculty, and staff:
If you do not have a social security number, use the first four digits of your UNL Student ID number unless otherwise instructed. If you haven't gotten a U.S. phone number yet, fill in the phone number field with zeros.
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Loan products subject to credit approval.