Acceso Universitario

Accesso Universitario is the account created for college students just as you. It's affordable, generates interest and does not require a minimum balance.


Account Features:

  • $0 opening deposit
  • A minimum of one Direct Deposit transaction in the cycle is required to avoid a $1.50 monthly service charge. Special discount in the monthly service charge of $0.50 if a Direct Deposit is not received during the cycle and e-statement is received
  • Two sections under the same account number: one for transactions and another for savings
  • Fixed interest rates in the savings section, if the average daily balance of the cycle is equal or greater than $500
  • FREE  ATH® Card and ATH International Visa  
  • FREE optional life insurance with accidental death coverage of $1,0001
  • Savings protection tool: withdrawals from the savings section must take place at a branch


 Requirements to open your Acceso Universitario account:

  • Evidence of your college/university class program, or
  • Your student identification card, or
  • Acceptance Letter of college/university
  • For students 18 years of age or older



Open your account today at your nearest branch .

You must call 1-888-981-9981 to activate the insurance. Free insurance paid by BPPR. Subscribed by AIG Insurance Company-Puerto Rico. Subject to terms and conditions of the Policy. Insurance products are not a deposit or other obligation of, nor are they guaranteed by the Bank or its affiliates; they are not insured by the FDIC or any other US agency, the Bank or its affiliates.