Banking and Check Cashing

Campus Federal Credit Union

Campus Federal Credit Union (CFCU) is available to full and part time LSU faculty, staff, students, alumni, and family members of these groups. CFCU provides a variety of products and services designed to meet the financial needs of its members, including savings, checking, money market, certificates, and Individual Retirement Accounts. Deposit accounts are federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) up to $100,000.

Consumer loans for every need are also available. CFCU offers first and second mortgages, home equity, automobile, signature, student loans, credit cards, and more. Other services such as direct deposit, payroll deduction, money machines, telephone banking, online banking, online bill pay, and VISA debit cards make doing business with CFCU convenient.

CFCU has three locations in Baton Rouge. The LSU Union branch, located on the bottom floor of the LSU Union, Nicholson Extension adjacent to the Energy, Coast, and Environment Building, and the Perkins Financial Center located at 6230 Perkins Road. For more information about credit union membership or services, call 225-769-8841 or visit  

Check Cashing

The Office of Bursar Operations, located in the lobby of Thomas Boyd Hall, will cash personal checks, up to $25 per day, free of charge and will also honor two-party checks. Must present a valid Tiger Card (LSU ID).