WomanPointingLeftWelcome to Evanston, Freshmen!  First Northern is Northwestern and Evanston's community credit union. Here, we're committed to supporting your financial success in this chapter of your life and beyond graduation!  Stop in to introduce yourself, register to win a Wildcat swag bag, and receive $100 when you become a member!*


Win a Northwestern Swag Bag!*
  • $100 Beck's Books Gift Card
  • Wildcat apparel
  • Restaurant Gift Cards
  • ...and more!


Get up to $100 when you open a First Northern Checking!
  • Get $50 when you perform 30 signature based debit card transactions
  • Receive $50 when you sign up for eStatements & Bill Pay




* SWAG BAG: Stop in our branch at 1705 Sherman Ave, Evanston, during regular hours from September 21-29, 2018 to register to win. Receive a bonus entry for each product that you open. No purchase necessary. Must show valid Northwestern student ID to enter. Open to Northwestern students only. $100 OFFER: Mention Promotion NUFALL2018. Promotion cannot be combined with any other offers. *Not available to existing First Northern Credit Union (FNCU) checking account holders or those closing their checking account within the last 90 days. 1.) For $50 signature-based debit card bonus, open a First Northern Checking (subject to approval) and use FNCU Visa debit card, choose credit (not PIN) at payment, and sign for 30 or more purchases within 90 days of account opening. 2.) For $50 eStatement and Bill Pay bonus, go to and sign up for eStatements, and initiate three third party bill payments from our bill pay provider within 90 days of account opening. All bonuses will be paid to your S1 account within 90 days of completing related requirements. You must be in good standing to be eligible. If your checking account is closed within 6 months upon opening, we will deduct the bonus amount at closing. All stated bonuses reported as taxable interest. Maximum bonus $100. Open to all students of Northwestern University with valid student ID. Off expires October 31, 2018. Federally insured by NCUA.