Because like you, we’re invested in the future of our community.

We offer the services you’ve come to expect from traditional banks, but unlike others, our profits are reinvested back into our neighbors and local businesses.

Join Elevations

When you bank with Elevations, you get:

  • Financial products and services designed for Coloradans, including mortgages and loans

  • Free one-on-one financial consultations and seminars

  • Elevations will donate 2¢ to the Elevations Foundation for local scholarships and grants every time you use an Elevations Visa® Signature Credit Card

  • The option to contribute to Elevations Foundation's local scholarship and grant programs when you use your Elevations Visa Debit Card with Elevations Local Change Plus, you get unique member benefits, community connections and much more that can only come from a local credit union here on the Front Range.

Jeffrey Nytch: Composer, educator and consultant and currently the Director of the Entrepreneurship Center for Music at The University of Colorado-Boulder. Boulder, CO. Member since 2009
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You become a member. We give back.

There are three steps to become a member of Elevations Credit Union:

  1. You become a member. Join Elevations by opening a Membership Savings Account and paying a one-time $5 membership fee. A membership fee is required for each account holder.

  2. We pay it forward. We donate your one-time $5 membership fee to Elevations Foundation(opens in a new window) to support life-changing scholarships for local students and community grants for early childhood development and mental health nonprofits.

  3. Refer Friends and Family. If you love where you bank, help us spread the word and get a little something in return. Learn more about our Member Referral program(opens in a new window)!

Once you’re a member, you can apply for checking accounts, credit cards, loans and more.


Local knowledge, nationwide access.

Elevations is part of a national network of nearly 30,000 ATMs and over 5,000 shared CO-OP branches. That makes banking easy, whether you’re traveling or even moving to a different state. When you visit a CO-OP location, please have your valid government-issued photo ID on hand, along with your Elevations account number.

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If you live and work in Colorado, you’re off to a great start.

To join Elevations as a member, you need to meet one of the following criteria:

  • Live or work in Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Clear Creek, Delta, Denver, Douglas, Eagle, El Paso, Gilpin, Grand, Jefferson, Larimer, Mesa, Park, Summit or Weld counties

  • Work or study at CU Boulder or Naropa University

  • Work for one of the nearly 400 employers and associations that use Elevations as a financial services provider

  • Be related to an Elevations member

  • Make a donation of $15 or more to the Elevations Foundation

Not sure if you qualify for membership or have other questions?

Ways we can help you manage your financial future:


Free checking that’s really free, plus easy ways to save.

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Home Lending

Top-notch service to help you buy, refinance or use your home’s equity.

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A full suite of business banking solutions with a consultative approach.

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Be a card-carrying member of your community with no annual fee.

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Loan options for your Colorado life, including energy and personal loans.

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Save for retirement, pay for college — and everything in between.

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