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Switching Made Easy

Congratulations on making a great decision to join Ohio University Credit Union! We want to make switching from your old bank to OUCU easy.

Step 1: Open your new OUCU checking and savings account

Open Account

Step 2: Change or start your direct deposits

These could include your paycheck, government deposits, brokerage deposits, child support or other transfers. See your employer/HR department for details on direct deposit.

Here are some forms to get started:

Step 3: Change or start your automatic payments/withdrawals

These might include your automatic debits to utility companies, phone, cable, trash, etc. Contact the service provider for their auto payment process.

Here are some forms to get started:

Step 4: Close your old bank account

Make sure all checks, debit card transactions, and scheduled bill payments have cleared your old checking account.