Welcome James Madison University Students!

CommonWealth One Federal Credit Union has been the on-campus financial institution of choice at James Madison University since 1992, and we offer JMU Dukes absolute banking convenience. From savings accounts to building your credit, we are here to provide financial guidance and solutions for you!

Why choose CommonWealth One over a traditional bank? 

We are a not-for-profit financial institution, which means we can give back profits to our members in the form of great rates and lower fees. Plus, we personalize our service based your specific needs. For JMU students, you can’t beat our convenience! We offer a full service branch and four ATMs on campus. We also have mobile and online banking, remote check depositing through our mobile app, simple direct deposit to your account for financial aid or payroll, and the list goes on and on!

JMU Student Perks

Being a member of CommonWealth One is fun! By joining our credit union you’ll be the first to know about special events, contests, and giveaways that we sponsor right on campus. As well as participating in campus events like New Student Orientation and Madison Open House, we host everything from Trivia Nights with tacos and prizes to Finals Week Breakfasts to fuel you through your exams.

We also have lots of giveaways and contests such as our T-shirt giveaways. If, we catch you wearing our shirt on campus you might even receive a prize like a Starbucks gift card. We also have monthly giveaways for things like a JMU tailgate kit, $100 Visa gift card, Dunkin Donuts gift card, $50 JMU Bookstore gift card, and other great prizes. 

Stay in the know about events, contests, and giveaways by connecting with us:

JMU Student Ambassador Program

Also, as a member, you have the opportunity to build your resume as a CommonWealth One JMU Student Ambassador! Our JMU Ambassadors represent CommonWealth One on campus, help host on campus events, and encourage other students to participate in those events. You can earn some extra cash and build leadership skills just by being a proud COFCU member on campus! For more information, complete our interest form and our Marketing team will contact you to discuss more.

Let us be your number ONE financial resource at James Madison and beyond!

Open your CommonWealth One account online today!

Student Ambassadors ready to hand out foam fingers at a football gameBranch Manager, Hector, posing with the Duke Dog!Student Ambassador with a COFCU employee, ready to speak with students at Orientation!Free Finals Breakfast at the Madison Union BranchAmbassadors with Starbucks and T-shirt GiveawaysKahoot Trivia Night EventStudent Ambassador at Trivia Night prize table