Student STRATEGIC Account

Chequing account for full-time university students

  • Monthly fees: none
  • Interest rate: contact an advisor at a caisse



Deposits, withdrawals, cheques, transfers, bill payments and debit card purchases.

Access to your account

You can use your Desjardins Access Card (debit card) to make all your regular transactions at Desjardins caisses, ATMs and, at any time, on AccèsD Internet, mobile services1 and AccèsD Telephone.


Interest paid monthly.

Monthly fees

No fees for full-time university students who have a Student STRATEGIC Account2.

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  1. Desjardins mobile services are available on your mobile device on iPhone and iPod touch: Download the free mobile application from the App Store. TM: iPhone, iPod touch and App Store are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. Apple Inc. is not affiliated with Desjardins Group.

  2. Members who are full-time university students at a recognized educational institution can get up to $13.95 off the transactional plan of their choice every month. Members who choose to apply this discount on The Premier plan will have unlimited daily transactions free of charge. Upon completing a bachelor’s program, members could have saved over $500 ($167.40 per year).

    To take advantage of the discount on the transactional plan of your choice, you must ask for it at your caisse or by phone at 1-800-CAISSES (1-800-224-7737). To learn about the terms and conditions of various fees, see Fees.