University Debit Mastercard®

First PREMIER Bank



A First PREMIER Bank University branded Debit Mastercard® lets you show your school spirit with every swipe. University debit cards are free with any First PREMIER checking account and ideal for students, parents, alumni, faculty and staff. Open a checking account online in about four minutes.

First PREMIER Bank Checking Accounts Feature:

  • Online account opening1
  • Instant Issue debit cards at available locations2
  • 24/7 Fraud Monitoring
  • Chip technology/EMV Cards
  • Zero Liability® Protection for all debit card purchases
  • Text and email account alerts
  • Instant debit card lock/unlock within online or mobile banking



If you already have an account, stop by any branch2 to ask for a Dakota State University or USD Debit Mastercard. If you're not currently a First PREMIER Bank customer, apply online for FREE+ Checking here, or stop by any branch location to open your checking account and request a DSU or USD Debit Mastercard2.

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We’re investing in the future by offering scholarships and paid internships to students living in South Dakota and the surrounding region.

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PREMIER is proud to partner with our state’s colleges and universities to support athletics and academics on campus.

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{1} You must be a resident of South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska or Minnesota to apply online.

{2} Instant issue is not available at the following branches: Sanford, Lake Norden, Castlewood, or Kranzburg.