Frequently Asked Questions


Those eligible to join include: employees, students, as well as their parents and immediate family members of Anne Arundel, Calvert, Caroline, Charles, Montgomery, Prince George’s, St. Mary’s and Talbot County Public Schools, College of Southern Maryland, Montgomery College, Montgomery College Alumni Association, Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) and PGCC Alumni. Individuals who live or work in St. Mary’s County and their immediate family members may also join Educational Systems FCU.

If you work for a private or parochial school or organization that supports education, you may also be eligible to join. For additional information, please call 301.779.8500 or visit a branch.

You can become a member at Educational Systems FCU by visiting a branch or mailing in a paper application to PO Box 179, Greenbelt, MD 20768-0179. You will need to provide a photo identification and verification of address.

Call or stop by a branch and we’ll walk you through the membership process.

The documents listed below are acceptable forms of photo identification and address verification as they clearly show your date of birth, address and/or tax ID number (TIN). Please note that photo identification of infants is not required for accounts opened on the child's behalf.

Driver's license

State identity card

Military identity card

Similar municipal state or federally issued identity card

Passport, alien ID card, or any other government issued document that provides evidence of nationality or residence and bears a photograph

 If you don't have one of the acceptable documents, then you can provide a combination of the below documents to verify your identity and address:

Photo ID (school ID or club card such as Costco), and

Social Security card or similar proof of TIN, and

Copy of birth certificate, and

Utility deposit receipt, bill or report card showing your residential street address

Here is what you will need if you are mailing in your application:

Download and complete your membership application.

Make a copy of your photo identification and verification of address.

Complete the Courtesy Pay Authorization form to let us know if you want overdraft coverage on your ATM and everyday debit card transactions.

Mail your application to:
Educational Systems Federal Credit Union
PO Box 179
Greenbelt, MD 20768-0179