Teens & High School Students
ICCU's High School Student-Run Credit Union Branch(SRCU)
Student members, teachers, faculty and MPHS/MPATC staff are welcome to visit and use any of ICCU's three Mt. Pleasant offices until the Student-Run Credit Union Branch re-opens in September at MPHS.
Thirty Years of Cooperative Education--ICCU is proud to hire, train and mentor co-op students for over 30 years as part of a cooperative relationship with the Mt. Pleasant High School and the Mt. Pleasant Area Tech Center.
Marissa and Tyler (shown on left) work at ICCU during breaks and on Saturdays, and every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Student-Run Credit Union Branch when school is in session.
Their jobs include: assisting student-member, teachers and staff at the Mt. Pleasant Area Tech Center with credit union transactions; conducting classroom presentations on the importance of saving money; and developing partnerships with students -- combining professionalism with fun!
What is the Student-Run Credit Union Branch?--For eight years, ICCU proudly supports the operation of a Student-Run Credit Union Branch(SRCU) in partnership with the Mt. Pleasant Area Tech Center (MPATC) at the Mt. Pleasant High School.
The Student-Run Credit Union Branch is operated "by students for students, teachers, faculty and staff," under the direct supervision of ICCU employees. All persons involved are bonded and held to strict confidentiality policies.
The partnership is designed to teach students about money in a SAFE enviroment. In addition to classroom presentations, ICCU is proud to offer financial services, leadership development, job skills and educational opportunities.
Who Can Use It?--Available to all MPHS students, all Mt. Pleasant Area Technical Center Students (MPATC) see below, and all MPHS/MPATC faculty and staff members.
Details--All transactions are posted immediately - just like any other ICCU branch office --(online, realtime!) The branch is coordinated in partnership with the Mt. Pleasant Area Technical Center and Mrs. Lockwood's Accounting class. Co-op student tellers are hired each year, trained during the summer months, and are bonded and insured for your protection. The student tellers are under the direct supervison of an ICCU team member at all times.
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