A newer version of your browser is available. Older versions may limit your ability to access some of this site's functionality. Citizens Bank recommends upgrading your browser.

Learn More

Download the newest version of Microsoft Internet Explorer

Clear Search
 

CollegeSaver®





Call 1-877-360-2472

A rewarding college savings plan that can make higher education more affordable.

Balance & Fees

Start Saving Now

Open an account today with just $25 if your child is under age 6 or $500 if your child is age 6-111.

$0

Monthly Maintenance Fee.

Interest Rates

To apply for this account, please call 1-877-360-2472 or visit a branch.

Features & Benefits

Branches
and ATMs

Visit us at more than 1,100 branches and over 2,900 ATMs

Bonus
Savings

Receive a $1,000 bonus plus interest when your child turns 18 if you qualify2

Waive Monthly
Fees

We provide simple ways to waive your monthly maintenance fees

Safety &
Security

Bank securely with 24/7 fraud monitoring and FDIC insurance

Monthly
Contribution

Simply deposit a minimum of $25/month if your child is under age 6 or $50/month if your child is age 6-11

24/7
Banking

Bank anytime, anywhere with Online, and Mobile Banking
Ready to open an Account?
Ready to open an Account?

More Things You Can Do

Bank on the go.

Download our mobile banking app* for iPhone®, iPad® and Android™ and select "Enroll Now" from the Login screen. Your money will be where it belongs – in your hands.

6 ways to pay for college.

There are many options when it comes to paying for your child’s college tuition. Learn more about the various options available.

Save money fast.

Looking to get your savings on track? Check out these action items to help you increase your savings.

Questions? We can help!

Citizens Bank is here for you 24/7. Visit us at more than 1,100 branches, on the phone or online. When you need us, we’re here to help.

Still not sure what Savings account is best for you?

Compare all of our savings products

 

CollegeSaver® FAQs

  • How do I open a CollegeSaver® account?
    To apply for the CollegeSaver® account, visit your nearest Citizens Bank branch or call 1-877-360-2472.
  • Is there a minimum balance to open a CollegeSaver® account?
    To get started with your CollegeSaver® account, simply start with $25 if your child is under age 6 or $500 if your child is age 6-11.
  • What is the minimum monthly contribution for a CollegeSaver® account?
    For this account, you are required to deposit a minimum of $25/month if your child is under age 6 or $50/month if your child is age 6-11.
  • Are there any transaction limits on a savings account?
    Savings accounts have limits on transfers to other accounts that belong to the customer, or to third parties by preauthorized, automatic, personal computer (including online banking or bill payment services) or telephone transfer to 6 per calendar month for savings accounts and 6 per statement period for money market accounts.  3 check, card transaction or similar order to third parties may be made each statement period from a money market account. If the customer exceeds these limits 3 times or more during any 12 consecutive months, we are required to transfer the funds to a product that does not pay interest and does not limit transactions.
  • How do I open a CollegeSaver® account?
    To apply for the CollegeSaver® account, visit your nearest Citizens Bank branch or call 1-877-360-2472.
  • Is there a minimum balance to open a CollegeSaver® account?
    To get started with your CollegeSaver® account, simply start with $25 if your child is under age 6 or $500 if your child is age 6-11.
  • What is the minimum monthly contribution for a CollegeSaver® account?
    For this account, you are required to deposit a minimum of $25/month if your child is under age 6 or $50/month if your child is age 6-11.
  • Are there any transaction limits on a savings account?
    Savings accounts have limits on transfers to other accounts that belong to the customer, or to third parties by preauthorized, automatic, personal computer (including online banking or bill payment services) or telephone transfer to 6 per calendar month for savings accounts and 6 per statement period for money market accounts.  3 check, card transaction or similar order to third parties may be made each statement period from a money market account. If the customer exceeds these limits 3 times or more during any 12 consecutive months, we are required to transfer the funds to a product that does not pay interest and does not limit transactions.

Savings Goal Calculator

What will it take to reach your savings goal? Enter in your savings plan and view your financial results graphically.

Learn More

Savings Rate Comparison

Use this calculator to see how different savings rates can impact your strategy!

Learn More

#Json=Label_Lookup|Brand=citizensbank|ApplyToParentElement=|TargetElementType=|TargetElementId=|Key=Personalize your experience.#