The Stanford Federal Credit Union is proud to provide first-class service and outstanding value to Stanford alumni and the Stanford Alumni Association. And now, in addition to providing mortgage and auto loan programs to alumni, SFCU is the exclusive sponsor of the credit card for the Stanford Alumni Association. It’s free to become an SFCU member, and a U.S. residential address is required.
Stanford Athletics® Fan Rewards Credit Card!
- Now Stanford Alumni can choose from two additional card designs
- Earn points for incredible rewards
- Use a card with competitive rates
Enjoy a low intro 1.99% APR¹ when you move your credit card balance to the Stanford Federal Credit Union Alumni Rewards Visa Credit Card. This low intro rate is valid for 6 months on balance transfers made in the first 60 days and there is no transfer fee.
Spend $1,000 on the Stanford Alumni Rewards Credit Card in the first 90 days of opening and earn 10,000 bonus reward points. Redeem your points for cool rewards including travel, merchandise, event tickets, gift cards and cash back rewards. Check out our Alumni Rewards Catalog to learn more.
Let your Stanford pride show.
Apply for the Stanford Alumni Rewards or Athletics® Fan Rewards Visa Credit Card
- 3 exclusive Stanford alumni card designs
- 2 Athletics® Fan Rewards card designs
- Incredible rewards
- Competitive rates
A not for profit dedicated to serving Stanford alumni.
Big banks charge you all sorts of fees. Not SFCU. We’re a not for profit whose focus is serving Stanford alumni—not bank shareholders. As a result, there are no hidden charges and fewer fees. Better yet, because our members are our owners, you can expect outstanding service every time.
FAQs for existing SAA credit card holders
The current program with Bank of America and the Stanford Alumni Association (SAA) has concluded as of the end of February. Click here for more information
Redeem your points for cool rewards
including travel, merchandise, event tickets, gift cards and cash back rewards.
Check out our Alumni Rewards Catalog to learn more.
Earn 10,000 bonus points1
when you spend $1,000 on the credit card in the first 90 days of account opening.
Rewards on every purchase2 including:
on gas purchases
on grocery store purchases
for $1 spent everywhere else.
1 Does not apply to balance transfers. Additional points credited at the end of the month. $1,000 spend on Alumni Rewards VISA® Credit Card must be made within the first 90 days of account opening.
2 Merchant determines merchant codes. These merchant codes signify the transaction for purchase at gas stations (MCC 5541 (Service Stations), 5542 (Automated Fuel Dispenser) and grocery stores (MCC 5411 (Grocery Stores, Supermarkets), 5422 (Freezer and Locker Meat Provisioners), 5441 (Candy, Nut, Confectionery Stores), 5451 (Dairy Products Stores), 5462 (Bakeries), 5499 (Misc. Food Stores). Transactions within other establishments do not apply and the card issuer does not control how merchants are categorized. Bonus points are capped at $6,000 per year.
No hidden fees
- No annual fee
- No foreign transaction fee
- No balance transfer fee
- No over limit fee
A competitive rate on purchases:
11.99%-18.00% adjustable APR2
Low 1.99% intro APR1 for 6 months
on balances transferred within the first 60 days. After that, the APR will be the same as the current purchase rate of 11.99%–18.00% APR
Your Alumni Rewards VISA® Credit Card is accepted at millions of places worldwide and includes these VISA® Benefits:
- Cellular Telephone Protection (FAQ | Guide)
- Personal Identity Theft (FAQ | Guide)
- Purchase Security (FAQ | Guide)
- Lost Luggage Reimbursement (FAQ | Guide)
- Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver (FAQ | Guide)
- Travel & Emergency Assistance Services(FAQ | Guide)
- Travel Accident Insurance (FAQ | Guide)
- Warranty Manager Service (FAQ | Guide)
1 APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Rate for six months on balances transferred within the first 60 days of account opening.
2 APR = Annual Percentage Rate. The Annual Percentage Rate may vary after the account is opened.