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We believe in the power of education and research to build a brighter future for all Australians. That's why we partner with Australian universities to help them build strong and vibrant university communities.

Great benefits when partnering with Bendigo Bank

A university Community Bank is not like a traditional bank branch, because profits generated can be reinvested back into projects that matter to your university community. It is a true partnership.

Community Bank Deakin University

Australia's first university Community Bank will reinvest profits into Deakin community.

  • When you open an account, take out a loan or buy insurance at Community Bank Deakin University, you'll be helping build a stronger university community
  • Discounts and exclusive offers for staff, students and alumni

A university Community Bank offers a competitive suite of banking and financial products.

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    Staff, students and alumni open an account, take out a loan, a credit card, or buy insurance
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    Profits generated are shared with your university community
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    Decisions on where the profits are invested are made by your university community

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Illustration of buildings in a town with a bank in the middle, along with the wording your university Community Bank initiative.

At Bendigo Bank, we've been providing financial services for more than 160 years, all over Australia. What makes us different? Our partnerships with communities, including with your university, our unique community banking model shares banking profits. So when you bank with your university's community bank branch, you are making a difference at your university. Decisions on where to invest profits are made by the university community. It could be new facilities, more scholarships, support for clubs or funding for research.

To date millions of dollars have been returned to community projects through partnerships like these. Behind the numbers are real stories and real branches, making a real difference for real people. So if you want your banking to make a difference at your university, join us and feel good about who you bank with.

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