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UCU Named One of “America’s Best Credit Unions” by Forbes

ORONO, Maine (July 17, 2020) – University Credit Union (UCU) is honored to be named one of the best credit unions in Maine and the United States, according to Forbes’ third annual list of the America’s Best In-State Credit Unions. In developing the list, Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to independently evaluate credit…

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UCU Awards Scholarships to Eight University of Maine System and Maine Maritime Academy Students

ORONO, Maine (July 17, 2020) – Annually, University Credit Union (UCU) awards scholarships to students from each University of Maine System institution and Maine Maritime Academy to support students’ pursuit of their higher education goals. “We continue to be inspired by students as they pursue their education, especially overcoming the challenges of 2020,” said Renee…

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University of Southern Maine Recognizes University Credit Union as 2020 Exceptional Community Partner

ORONO, Maine (May 26, 2020) – University Credit Union (UCU) is honored to be the 2020 recipient of the University of Southern Maine Exceptional Community Partner Award, which recognizes an employer, partner or organization that has gone above and beyond to support the University of Southern Maine and its mission of academic excellence and accessibility.…

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Maine Campus Compact Recognizes University Credit Union as 2020 Corporate Partner of the Year

ORONO, Maine (May 26, 2020) – Maine Campus Compact, a coalition of 18 member campuses formed to lead a movement to reinvigorate the civic mission of higher education, has named University Credit Union (UCU) the 2020 Corporate Partner of the Year for contributions made to the University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI), an MCC…

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University Credit Union Welcomes Bob Williams, CPA as Vice President of Finance & Technology

ORONO, Maine (March 5, 2020) – University Credit Union is pleased to welcome Bob Williams, CPA as Vice President of Finance & Technology. Williams will serve on the credit union’s senior management team and be responsible for finance, including accounting and financial analytics, in addition to information technology, and facilities. He will also serve as…

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Third Annual UCU Ending Hunger on Campus in Maine Campaign Serves Up $22,867 for Student-Led Food Pantries

ORONO, Maine (February 14, 2020) – University Credit Union is pleased to announce a successful third year of its annual Ending Hunger on Campus in Maine Campaign spotlighting the important role of student-led food pantries in combating food insecurity, and raising critically-needed donations for self-funded, student-run food pantries located across the University of Maine System.…

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University Credit Union Accepting Applications for Student Scholarships

ORONO, Maine (January 27, 2020) – University Credit Union is now accepting applications for its 2020 scholarship program. Applications must be received through the UCU website no later than Friday, May 1, 2020. For a fifth consecutive year, UCU will award $8,000 in scholarships to undergraduate students from each University of Maine System institution and…

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University Credit Union Announces New President and CEO Renee Ouellette

ORONO, Maine (December 19, 2019) ― The Board of Directors of University Credit Union (UCU) is pleased to announce Renee Ouellette, CPA as the credit union’s new President and CEO, effective as of Friday, December 13, 2019. Ouellette will be the first female president and CEO in UCU’s 52-year history. With this transition, Ouellette takes…

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UCU Announces Employee Financial Counseling Certifications

CUNA Financial Counseling Certifications equip credit union staff with the skills and knowledge to guide members to financial security ORONO, Maine (November 27, 2019) – University Credit Union is pleased to announce three Campus Branch Managers have successfully completed the Financial Counseling Certification Program (FiCEP) through the Credit Union National Association, the most influential financial…

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UCU Pledges $25,000 Match Campaign for Campus Food Pantries

3rd Annual Ending Hunger on Campus Campaign puts student food insecurity into focus   ORONO, Maine (November 27, 2019) – University Credit Union will match up to $25,000 in donations to its third annual Ending Hunger on Campus Campaign, taking place across the state November 25 through December 31, 2019. Mainers are among the most…

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