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University community

It's as simple as doing your banking with us. When you open an account, take out a loan or buy insurance at Community Bank® at Swinburne, you’ll be helping build a stronger university community.

Make your money go further

We reinvest profits back into the Swinburne community. It could be more scholarships, support for clubs, funding for research, or projects that make your university an even better place to study and work.

Special offers

Take advantage of special offers on Bendigo Bank home loans, credit cards, and so much more. Staff, students and alumni can all help the university community, simply by doing your everyday banking.

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Opening specials for Swinburne staff and alumni

Community Bank® at Swinburne delivers a full suite of Bendigo Bank products to meet all of your banking needs.
Here are some popular offers to reward you and your university.

0% for 18 months on balance transfers2

Transfer your credit card balance to a Low Rate Mastercard®and you won't be charged any interest on that amount for 18 months

  • Purchase interest rate
    11.99% p.a.
  • Up to
    55 days interest free
  • Enter promo code BTSWINBURNE

Offers on Home Loans

For your first home, next home or investment property. We've got the perfect home loan to suit your situation.

  • Ask us about our special opening rates!
  • Choose either a variable or fixed interest rate
  • Choose your repayments
    weekly, fortnightly, or monthly
  • Loan terms
    up to 30 years

Qantas Platinum Mastercard®

With one of the lowest annual fees in the market, this is the ideal card to help your points soar.

  • Up to 55 days interest free+
  • Earn 0.6 Qantas points per dollar spent
  • Available to first 20 approved applicants: 80,000 Bonus Qantas Points
    Minimum spend $2500 within 90 days^
    Discounted annual fee of $69
  • Enter promo code
    Swinburne

Win 1 of 2 iPads with Bendigo Invest Direct!1

Open a share trading account and go in the draw for 1 of 2 iPads, valued at $469 each.

  • Sign up for  
    free
  • Start trading with as little as $500
  • Easy to use
  • To enter the draw, enter offer code Swinburne in your application

Opening specials for Swinburne students

Our student banking range gives you easy access to your money when you need it most.
And with Bendigo Bank's highly-rated internet banking app, you'll always be in control.

Receive $25 in your Student Account**

The first 500 students to open a Student Account, order and activate a Bendigo Bank Debit Mastercard® receive $25 in their new account.

  • No monthly
    service fee
  • Unlimited ATM, online and EFTPOS access
  • e-banking and phone banking anywhere, anytime
  • Enter promo code
    Swinburne

0% for 18 months on balance transfers2

Transfer your credit card balance to a Low Rate Mastercard® and you won't be charged any interest on that amount for 18 months

  • Purchase interest rate
    11.99% p.a.
  • Up to
    55 days interest free
  • Enter promo code
    BTSWINBURNE

Win 1 of 2 iPads with Bendigo Invest Direct!1

Open a share trading account and go in the draw for 1 of 2 iPads valued at $469 each.

  • Sign up for free
  • Easy to use
  • Start trading with as little as $500
  • To enter the draw, enter offer code Swinburne in your application

Insurance 4 That

With Insurance 4 That you can insure the things you love like your mobile, gaming console, bike and even your guitar!

  • Starts from
    $1 per week
  • Affordable single item insurance

FAQs

What is Community Bank® at Swinburne?

Swinburne University of Technology and Bendigo Bank have partnered to open Community Bank® at Swinburne – which will return banking profits into projects at Swinburne.

What sort of projects will the profits support?

  • Scholarships to support young people pursuing their dreams
  • Funding grants to help researchers become leaders in their field
  • Sustainable infrastructure projects to make Swinburne an even better place to work and study
  • Financial support for clubs, societies and community-building activities

What products are offered by Community Bank® at Swinburne?

All Bendigo Bank products and services are available, including transactional and savings accounts, home and personal loans, credit cards, insurance, business banking and financial planning.

You can also get access to agribusiness financial products from Rural Bank.

Don't forget to check this page for special offers available to students, staff and alumni.

How do I get involved or support the initiative?

Simply open an account or transfer your banking to Bendigo Bank, online here, or at any Bendigo Bank location across Australia. You just need to mention you want to support Swinburne.

Is there a Bendigo Bank presence at Swinburne?

Yes! There is a Bendigo Bank ATM at the Student HQ at Hawthorn. A Community Bank® at Swinburne Customer Hub will also open at Hawthorn in the coming months.

Don't forget you can also visit any Bendigo Bank branch to do your banking or open an account - just remember to mention you want to support Swinburne.

If you’re interested in talking to us about your banking, we would love to hear from you

Or call Tanila De Silva on

0419 665 601

Additional information

Offers only available to Swinburne students, staff and alumni.

*No monthly service fee if you deposit $2000 each month or hold a home loan with us (otherwise $6 per month). Unlimited fee free e-banking transfers, BPAY, Pay Anyone, phone banking transfers, Bendigo ATM & branch withdrawals and retail purchases within Australia.

#Discount is off of the Residential Variable Rate and is made up of the applicable lending tier depending on your aggregate lending amount, plus a discount of 0.05% per eligible product, up to a maximum of 0.15% off the tiered rate. a list of eligible products can be found on our website.

**$25 offer limited to first 500 valid entries received. Only open to Swinburne University students 16yrs+. Starts 9am AEDT 08/02/2019. Ends once 500 valid entries received. Max 1 entry/person.

^Offer is valid only to students, staff and alumni of Swinburne. Bonus Qantas Points offer commences 20 February 2019. Offer not available to Bendigo Bank staff. To be eligible for 80,000 bonus Qantas Points offer, you must apply for a new Bendigo Bank Qantas Platinum Mastercard by 1 July 2019, be approved and spend $2,500 on eligible purchases within 90 days of opening your account. You must also add ‘Swinburne’ into the promo code section of your application. Offer only available for the first 20 approved applicants. Eligible Purchases are described in the Bendigo Bank Business Credit Card Terms and Conditions and do not include fees, cash, cash equivalent transactions, balance transfers, premiums paid etc. and transactions for gambling or gaming purposes. You will also not earn Qantas Points on a card or card account where for that statement period, a card account is in arrears or over limit at the end of that statement period. Bendigo Bank may vary or end this offer. Offer not available in conjunction with any other Bendigo Bank offer including Mortgage Bundling, the Connect package, Designer Deals and shareholder privileges. Offer is not available when closing/transferring from another Bendigo Bank credit card account, if you have held the product in the past 12 months, or in conjunction with any other Bendigo Bank offer. Points will be credited to your points balance within three months of meeting the spend criteria. Minimum monthly repayments required. To earn Qantas Points with the Qantas Platinum Mastercard, you must be a member of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program and provide your Qantas Frequent Flyer number to Bendigo Bank. Membership of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program is subject to the terms and conditions of the Qantas Frequent Flyer program, which can be found at Qantas.com/terms. A joining fee may apply. Qantas Points are earned on eligible transactions at the applicable conversion rate of 0.6 Qantas Points per dollar, are transferred monthly to the Frequent Flyer account and are capped at 20,000 points per month – see Bendigo Credit Card Terms and Conditions for details or call 1300 236 344. Ineligible transactions are, for example, BPAY transactions, cash advances, payments to the Australian Taxation Office, cash equivalent transactions, business transactions, balance transfers, and transactions for gambling or gaming purposes, any fee or charge, including any government charges or duties, interest and finance charges payable or paid on your credit card, transactions which are disputed, fraudulent or involve the abuse or unauthorised use  of your credit card and payments and purchases which are refunded or reimbursed. To obtain your complimentary QFF membership go to qantaspoints.com/ffjoinbendigo.

+The 55-day interest-free period consists of your 30-day statement cycle, plus the 25 days to the payment due date. The number of interest-free days will vary for each transaction, depending on which day in the 30-day statement cycle the purchase is made.

Mastercard® is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. Terms, conditions, fees and charges apply. All information is correct as at 3 March 2019 and is subject to change. Full details available on application. Lending criteria apply. Credit provided by Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 237879.

1Bendigo Invest Direct is a service provided by CMC Markets Stockbroking Limited ABN 69 081 002 851 AFSL No. 246381 (“CMC Markets Stockbroking”), a Participant of the ASX Group (Australian Securities Exchange), SSX (Sydney Stock Exchange) and Chi-X (Chi-X Australia) at the request of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Ltd ABN 11 068 049 178, AFSL 237879 (“Bendigo"). For a copy of the terms and conditions relating to the Bendigo Invest Direct services and the Financial Services Guides for CMC Markets Stockbroking or Bendigo (or other relevant disclosure documents), contact us on 1300 788 982 or via email to Bendigo Invest Direct. Neither CMC Markets Stockbroking nor Bendigo are representatives of each other. To the extent permitted by law, Bendigo will not guarantee or otherwise support CMC Markets Stockbroking’s obligations under the contracts or agreement connected with Bendigo Invest Direct.
Entry is only open to VIC residents who are a student, staff member or alumni of Swinburne University of Technology. Ends 25/6/19 11:59pm AEST. Max 1 entry/person. Apple is not a participating in or sponsor of this promotion. T&Cs apply.

2 Terms, conditions, fees, charges and lending criteria apply. All information is correct as at 1 April 2019. Full details available on application. Credit provided by Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 237879. *For approved applicants who apply for a new Bendigo Bank Low Rate Mastercard from 1 April 2019 until 11:59pm AEST 30 April 2019. The balance transfer interest rate will apply for 18 months from account approval. After the 18 month period, any unpaid balance transfer amount will attract the standard retail purchase interest rate (11.99% p.a. current at 1 April 2019) and will receive up to 55 days interest free on the outstanding amount. Interest rates are subject to change and available at www.bendigobank.com.au. The balance transfer rate will apply to each balance(s) transferred up to 80% of your approved available credit limit for the promotional period. A balance transfer fee of 2% is applied on the amount transferred and is charged to your Bendigo Bank credit card account when each balance transfer is processed. Minimum monthly repayments must be made by the due date each month. Offer is not available when closing/transferring from another Bendigo Bank credit card account or if the customer has held any Bendigo Bank credit card within the last 12 months prior to 1 April 2019. Offer not available in conjunction with any other Bendigo Bank offer including Mortgage Bundling, Connect package, Designer Deals and shareholder privileges. Only one offer per customer. Offer is not available to staff. Balance transfers must be processed by Bendigo Bank staff in accordance with this offer and not made via other payment methods including BPay or direct deposit. We will not be responsible for any delays that may occur in processing payment to your other card account(s) and will not close the account(s). Additional balance transfers from other financial institutions can be made throughout the promotion period, the 18 month period starts from approval date not from the date the balance transfer is completed. A 2% balance transfer fee will apply to each balance that is transferred to your account. The 55-day interest-free period consists of your 30-day statement cycle, plus the 25 days to the payment due date. The number of interest-free days will vary for each transaction, depending on which day in the 30-day statement cycle the purchase is made. ^Conditions for protection apply, see www.mastercard.com.au/zero-liability Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

^Insurances are issued by AWP Australia Pty Ltd ABN 52 097 227 177 AFSL No. 245631 trading as Allianz Global Assistance (under a binder from Allianz Australia Insurance Limited ABN 15 000 122 850 AFSL No. 234708) to Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL No. 237879. Bendigo Bank does not guarantee any benefits under the cover. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions apply and are available at bendigobank.com.au. Terms, conditions, fees, charges and lending criteria apply. Mastercard is a registered trademark, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. Credit provided by Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 237879. Swinburne CRICOS 00111D  RTO 3059

See bendigobank.com.au for full terms and conditions Insurance 4 That is issued by Insurance Australia Limited ABN 11 000 016 722 trading as Insurance 4 That. This brochure contains a general description of covers available. The information in this brochure has been prepared without considering your objectives, financial situation or needs. You should consider the relevant Product Disclosure Statements available from any branch or online at bendigobank.com.au. Bendigo and Adelaide Bank (the Bank) receives a commission based on a proportion of the product’s premium. Full details can be found in the Bank’s Financial Services Guide and PDS. Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 AFSL/Australian Credit Licence 237879.

Terms, conditions, fees and charges apply. All information is correct as at 25/01/18 and is subject to change. Full details available on application. Lending criteria apply. Interest rate and annual fee current at 08/02/2019. Rates and fees are subject to change. Credit provided by Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited ABN 11 068 049 178 Australian Credit Licence 237879.