Fresno State Choice Card - Online Brochure

Introducing choices that uniquely suit your needs. Especially your money needs.

Who is Higher One?

They are a company started by three college students who believed in a better way to help students receive and manage money. Although graduation is more than a decade behind them now, they have never forgotten their pledge to offer more choices and better value to those who are still working to get there.

Why am I getting this card in the mail?

When it comes to managing your money and receiving Financial Aid refunds, you deserve choices! Fresno State has partnered with Higher One to deliver any money we may have for you; and to offer you smarter ways to manage that money. So take a few minutes to review your choices and learn more! Ok, ready to get started?

First, look for the green envelope!

Once it arrives, use your Fresno State Choice Card Debit MasterCard® to let HigherOne know how you’d like to receive your money. Choose the option that best fits you.

Follow these three simple steps:

  1. Visit
  2. Set up - Enter your card number to get started
  3. Choose - Select the option that best fits you

Choices designed with “YOU” in mind!

When it comes to deciding how to get your money, choose the option that best fits you.

  1. Same business day deposit to a Higher One checking account. Money the same business day funds are released by Fresno State
  2. Deposit to another account. Money in two to three business days
  3. Paper check. Money in five to seven business days.

Higher One Checking Accounts include:

Easy ways to deposit, earn cash back rewards and no monthly fee for students or $100 or more in monthly direct deposit!

OneAccount Edge
Easy ways to deposit, earn cash back rewards and one monthly service fee! (No other fees charged by Higher One.)

OneAccount Premier
Easy ways to deposit, premium rewards and access to the expansive Allpoint® Network of ATMs!

OneAccount Edge and OneAccount Premier may not be available to all customers, or may only be available to customers who have already opened a OneAccount. HigherOne checking accounts have a monthly service fee. See applicable fee schedule for further details.

Features built to be better!


Account features that help you not only keep up, but get ahead—thanks to their mobile apps, mobile deposit technologies and text alerts you can use on-the-go, from anywhere.

OneRewards. From books to groceries, get cash back for online purchases at hundreds of your favorite retailers.

More for less. Three Higher One checking account choices, including OneAccount Premier—offering VIP treatment even on a student budget.


No need for a branch! They come to you, with a variety of ways to get it done: mobile apps, online account access, Twitter® and Mobile Alerts.

Fast answers with EasyHelpSM FAQ database, helpful customer care agents and automated phone access.

The Inside Edge

Tips to help you plan your future and get a leg up today. The Inside Edge offers guidance on everything from finances, to career opportunities, to travel deals; right at your fingertips., a student-focused community that helps you take an active role in financial education.

Get started!

Accounts held at WEX Bank, Member FDIC.

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