How To Join

Membership Eligibility

To become a member of the Hampton Roads Educators’ Credit Union, you must meet one of the following requirements:

  • Currently employed or enrolled as a student in one of the following school systems:
    • Hampton City Schools
    • Gloucester County Schools
    • Isle of Wight County Schools
    • Matthews County Schools
    • Middlesex County Schools
    • New Horizons Hampton Campus
    • Poquoson City Schools
    • Surry County Schools
    • Williamsburg/James City Count Schools
    • Thomas Nelson Community College
    • Gloucester County Municipal Government
  • Currently retired from one of the above school systems.
  • Be home schooled in one of the localities listed above.
  • Currently work for or be enrolled as a student in one of the private schools in the Hampton Roads area.
  • Immediate family members of a current Hampton Roads Educators’ Credit Union member (parents, spouse, children, siblings, etc…).

Become a Member

Once you meet one of the requirements, it's easy to become a member of Hampton Roads Educators' Credit Union! All it takes is the following:

  • Completed Membership Application
  • A $5 opening deposit to a Share Savings Account and/or $25 opening deposit to a Share Draft Account.
  • A form of valid Identification:
    • Valid Picture ID (State Issued ID or Driver's License; Military ID; Passport)
    • Second Valid ID(Social Security Card; paystub; etc.)
  • We can not accept a PO Box address, therefore if your mailing address differs from your residential address please provide proof of address (paystub, bill, etc.)
  • Retirees must be able to provide proof of retirement from a qualifying school system

At this time, Hampton Roads Educators' Credit Union does not open memberships via the Internet or E-mail. You may contact our Hampton branch to complete the membership process.