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UCU Named One of “America’s Best Credit Unions” by Forbes

ORONO, Maine (July 17, 2020) – University Credit Union (UCU) is honored to be named one of the best credit unions in Maine and the United States, according to Forbes’ third annual list of the America’s Best In-State Credit Unions. In developing the list, Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista to independently evaluate credit…

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Glenn Cummings, USM President, with the 2020 Corporate Partner of the Year award.

University of Southern Maine Recognizes University Credit Union as 2020 Exceptional Community Partner

ORONO, Maine (May 26, 2020) – University Credit Union (UCU) is honored to be the 2020 recipient of the University of Southern Maine Exceptional Community Partner Award, which recognizes an employer, partner or organization that has gone above and beyond to support the University of Southern Maine and its mission of academic excellence and accessibility.…

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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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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 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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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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Trish Freiwald Joins UCU Wealth Management at University Credit Union

ORONO, Maine (October 29, 2018) – Patricia “Trish” Freiwald, CFP® has joined the UCU Wealth Management program located at University Credit Union (UCU) in Orono as a financial advisor, serving the credit union’s membership through UCU Wealth Management, a full-service financial services program providing retirement, insurance and investment services for members at every stage of…

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UCU, CUNA Mutual Group Team Up to Help Members Build Wealth

ORONO, Maine (October 22, 2018) – University Credit Union, a full-service statewide credit union chartered to serve University of Maine System students, alumni, employees and their families, has teamed up with CUNA Brokerage Services, Inc. (CBSI) to make financial planning and investment services available to its members.   UCU Wealth Management is a new core…

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