Welcome CSU Long Beach!

Earn a $200 bonus* when you join Southland at our Campus Branch and open a Long Beach State Checking Account. 

By establishing your new Southland membership in our Campus Branch, you can open an exclusive Long Beach State Checking Account and earn $200! Long Beach State Checking will only be available for a limited time, so visit us today to earn your reward. 

Opening your account

  1. Visit the Southland Credit Union Campus Branch in the University Student Union Plaza at Long Beach State. 
  2. Establish your new credit union membership with a primary savings account and minimum $25 deposit. 
  3. Open a Long Beach State Checking Account with no monthly service fees and no minimum opening deposit.

How to earn your $200

Within the first 90 days of opening your Long Beach State Checking Account, complete one of the following: 

  1. Establish direct deposit into your Long Beach State Checking Account with an amount of $200 or more, OR
  2. Utilize our Bill Pay service to pay at least one recurring bill using your Long Beach Checking account. 

AND, be sure to maintain a positive balance in your account to be eligible. 

Join the Southland Credit Union Student Advisory Board

The Student Advisory Board provides an opportunity to gain networking, leadership, banking and marketing experience. Students currently enrolled in California State University, Long Beach who are also Members of Southland Credit Union can lend their voice to advocate for credit union services that are most important to our student Members.

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Visit us on campus

Our full-service branch is now open for students, staff, faculty and visitors on the Long Beach State campus. Located in the University Student Union plaza, the branch offers ATM access, account opening, deposits, withdrawals, loan origination, instant issue debit and credit cards, digital banking services and an automated personal teller machine. 


* Membership is subject to eligibility. All new accounts will be verified through ChexSystems and are subject to credit approval. A primary share savings account is required for each new Membership with a minimum deposit of $25. Existing Southland Credit Union primary account holders do not qualify for the promotional offer. The promotional offer is available to anyone who establishes membership and opens the Long Beach State Checking account at the campus branch. $200 reward will be deposited to the Long Beach State Checking account on the next available business day upon receipt of first direct deposit or first bill payment made. Qualifications must be met within the first 90 days of account opening to qualify for rewards. Qualifications include direct deposit of at least $200 or recurring use of ePay/Bill Pay, and the Long Beach State Checking Account must maintain a positive balance.  If these qualifications are not met within the first 90 days of account opening, rewards will not be paid. Promotional accounts must be closed in the campus branch. Accounts closed within six months of account opening will forfeit the $200 reward. The account can be converted to a different checking account after six months. Limit one rewards promotion per account. There is no minimum balance requirement to earn rewards. Offer is subject to change at any time, other terms and conditions may apply. Rewards earned are considered interest and will be reported on a 1099 to the IRS. All event giveaways and food good while supplies last. Visit BeachCU.com for complete disclosure and details.