About Us

Benton County Schools Credit Union is an educational employee credit union for the school districts in Benton County, Oregon. BCSCU began operation in 1953 and is still going strong today. Our mission statement is “To provide superior services and quality products in a very personal environment”, doing our best to call our members by name when they visit our office.

We provide most of the services you could find at any larger financial institution, with one crucial difference. At Benton County Schools Credit Union, serving the member always comes first.

Can you join us? See below for our membership requirements.


Benton County Schools Credit Union has a closed field of membership and is not open to the general public. To qualify for membership you must meet one of the following criteria. 

You are an employee of

  • Any educational institution located in Benton County, Oregon
  • Linn-Benton Community College
  • City, County or other taxing districts in Benton County
  • Greater Albany Public School District 8J
  • Linn-Benton-Lincoln Education Service District
  • Bus companies under contract with school districts in Benton County
  • A qualified unit of government that lives or works in Benton or Linn County

Or you are…

  • An employee of any educational institution who resides in Benton County or the vicinity of Corvallis, Oregon.
  • Retired public school teachers or adminstrators residing in Benton County or the vicinity of Corvallis, Oregon.
  • Volunteer workers in Benton County School Districts
  • Organizations of eligible members
  • Family members of a member
  • Persons who previously withdrew from membership and who wish to resume membership

A “family member” is defined by Oregon Adminstrative Rule.


April 21-25, 2014National Credit Union Youth Week-Catch the Save Wave! Kowabunga! This April kids will have a chance to ride the Save Wave at  Benton County Schools Credit Union! All kids (ages 2-17) who make a deposit to their account from April 21st-April 25th will participate in the National Credit Union Youth Week and will be entered for a chance to win $100.

May 6, 2014— Teacher Appreciation Day  

June 14, 201461st Annual Meeting & BBQ- Join us for our 61st annual meeting and BBQ at the Benton County Fairgrounds from 12pm-2pm. You can expect food, a chance to win some prizes, and an all around good time! Pick up your free tickets from one of our branches starting June 1st.


Your savings federally insured to $250,000 and backed by
the full faith and credit of the United Sates Government
National Credit Union Adminstration, a U.S. Government Agency