You can be a member of MECU

Better interest rates, free financial education, discounts on insurance and much more. How do you get a piece of the action? Becoming a member is easier than you might think.

Who can join? Hint: our community is wide open.

If you live or work in the Baltimore area, you’re pretty much in.

Geographic Eligibility 

Baltimore: Anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Baltimore City

Other Eligibility Options

MECU at Work: We have relationships with more than 300 local companies that offer MECU membership regardless of your location.

Family Membership: If a family member belongs or is eligible, you can also become a member. An eligible family member includes a spouse, child, sibling, parent, grandparent, grandchild, aunt/uncle, niece/nephew, cousin or legal guardian, including roommates or housemates.

American Consumer Council: You can qualify for membership if you choose to support our partner nonprofit, American Consumer Council (ACC). When you select this option, MECU will make a one-time support payment to ACC at no cost to you. You must reside in Maryland, Delaware, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania or Virginia.

How to Join

Joining is as easy as opening an account. That's all it takes to gain access to the great products, services and benefits we offer. Check out our handy Switch Guide to help you through the process.