Student Banking Solutions

Bank from anywhere, on your way to everywhere. As a student, it is important to have on-the-go and easy access to your money. Ameris Bank offers the checking, savings, credit card and account access solutions you need to manage your money and build responsible financial habits for years to come.


Access Checking

$8 month account price OR
$0 monthly account price when any one of the following occurs during the statement cycle:

  • ACH deposits of $500 or more credited to your account or
  • 15 or more Debit Card point-of sale transactions post to your account or
  • The checking account’s average daily balance (during the statement cycle) is $1,500 or greater

Lower the account price! Enroll in e-statements and your Access Checking monthly account price will be $6, if assessed.

Senior Benefits: For those 62 and older, receive a 25% discount on monthly account price, if assessed, and wallet style checks at no charge (other checks styles are available for purchase).

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Tips for Students

Create a Budget

Creating and sticking to a budget can help you decrease stress caused by overspending and could help you avoid unnecessary debt.  Learn More.

Credit Card Management

With the right credit card management, you can learn to use your card responsibly, helping you avoid the stress of unnecessary debt.  Learn More.

Graduate with Less Debt

College is expensive, but you are investing in your future.  By making informed and knowledgeable decisions, you can enjoy getting an education while also taking proactive steps to minimize debt.  Learn More.


Planning for College: Solutions for Parents

Invest for College

One day you are coming home from the hospital with your bundle of joy, and the next they are off to college. Explore investment options, to start saving now for their post-high school education.

Scholarships and Grants

Learn more about scholarships and grants, and how this form of financial aid might pay a large portion or all of your student’s college experience.

Federal Student Aid

Learn how the state and federal government offer federal student loans that can provide the funding needed to cover tuition, room and board, and text books.

¹ATM Usage: You may use an Ameris Bank debit card at any Ameris Bank ATM free of charge. If you use a non Ameris Bank ATM, you will incur a $2 service charge in addition to any ATM service charge assessed by the owner of the ATM.