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Maine Campus Compact Recognizes University Credit Union as 2020 Corporate Partner of the Year

ORONO, Maine (May 26, 2020) – Maine Campus Compact, a coalition of 18 member campuses formed to lead a movement to reinvigorate the civic mission of higher education, has named University Credit Union (UCU) the 2020 Corporate Partner of the Year for contributions made to the University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI), an MCC…

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University Credit Union Welcomes Bob Williams, CPA as Vice President of Finance & Technology

ORONO, Maine (March 5, 2020) – University Credit Union is pleased to welcome Bob Williams, CPA as Vice President of Finance & Technology. Williams will serve on the credit union’s senior management team and be responsible for finance, including accounting and financial analytics, in addition to information technology, and facilities. He will also serve as…

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Third Annual UCU Ending Hunger on Campus in Maine Campaign Serves Up $22,867 for Student-Led Food Pantries

ORONO, Maine (February 14, 2020) – University Credit Union is pleased to announce a successful third year of its annual Ending Hunger on Campus in Maine Campaign spotlighting the important role of student-led food pantries in combating food insecurity, and raising critically-needed donations for self-funded, student-run food pantries located across the University of Maine System.…

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University Credit Union Accepting Applications for Student Scholarships

ORONO, Maine (January 27, 2020) – University Credit Union is now accepting applications for its 2020 scholarship program. Applications must be received through the UCU website no later than Friday, May 1, 2020. For a fifth consecutive year, UCU will award $8,000 in scholarships to undergraduate students from each University of Maine System institution and…

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University Credit Union Announces New President and CEO Renee Ouellette

ORONO, Maine (December 19, 2019) ― The Board of Directors of University Credit Union (UCU) is pleased to announce Renee Ouellette, CPA as the credit union’s new President and CEO, effective as of Friday, December 13, 2019. Ouellette will be the first female president and CEO in UCU’s 52-year history. With this transition, Ouellette takes…

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UCU Announces Employee Financial Counseling Certifications

CUNA Financial Counseling Certifications equip credit union staff with the skills and knowledge to guide members to financial security ORONO, Maine (November 27, 2019) – University Credit Union is pleased to announce three Campus Branch Managers have successfully completed the Financial Counseling Certification Program (FiCEP) through the Credit Union National Association, the most influential financial…

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UCU Pledges $25,000 Match Campaign for Campus Food Pantries

3rd Annual Ending Hunger on Campus Campaign puts student food insecurity into focus   ORONO, Maine (November 27, 2019) – University Credit Union will match up to $25,000 in donations to its third annual Ending Hunger on Campus Campaign, taking place across the state November 25 through December 31, 2019. Mainers are among the most…

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UCU Assistant Vice President Stacey Young Completes Prestigious CUNA Management Education Program

ORONO, Maine (November 26, 2019) – University Credit Union is pleased to announce Stacey Young, Assistant Vice President of Retail Services, has completed the intensive three-year Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Management School executive education program for credit union leaders as a member of the Class of 2019. Every July, the University of Wisconsin and…

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2019 Best Places to Work

University Credit Union Named Among Maine’s 2019 Best Places to Work

ORONO, Maine (September 23, 2019) – In the most highly competitive year yet for the annual Best Places to Work in Maine, University Credit Union (UCU) has been ranked one of Maine’s 2019 Best Places to Work in the medium employer category. This is the fourth year that UCU has been named to the list. Over 100…

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Back to School: Money Tips for Parents & College Students

August 28, 2019 Stacey Young, AVP of Retail Services at UCU, was featured on WABI discussing back to school money tips for parents and college students. View the interview here on WABI.

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