Student Account

Drive your dollars further

  • $0 ATM fees at over 4,000 Bankwest and CommBank ATMs, Australia’s largest bank ATM network#
  • No monthly account maintenance fees
  • Shop online with your Debit MasterCard®*
Student Account

Spend your money on fun. Not fees.

Open a Student Account and pay no monthly account fees. Save with $0 ATM fees at over 4,000 Bankwest and CommBank ATMs, nationwide. Debit MasterCard® access available to shop online*.

Get discounts from Student Edge on your favourite brands like McDonald's, Hoyts or Apple Store for Education.


Easy access to your money

  • Unlimited domestic electronic withdrawals**
  • Access to Debit MasterCard to shop securely online, over the phone or overseas with your own money
  • 24/7 access to your money via phone, online banking or our highly rated app

It’s no wonder that Bankwest has been awarded Money magazine’s ‘Money Minder of the Year’ for 7 of the past 8 years.

How do I get one?

If you are less than 15 years old, visit a Bankwest store, just make sure you bring sufficient identification. Check out this list of identification requirements.

If you are 15 years old and over, you can start your application online today.

existing online banking customers only

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# Based on data sourced from 2015 ADI Points of Presence publication released by APRA (which includes Bankwest & CommBank ATMs) and inclusion of Bankwest branded ATMs at 7-Eleven Stores.

* Debit MasterCard is only available to Australian Citizens, Temporary or Permanent Residents over 16 with an Australian residential address.

** Fees and charges including other bank ATM fees, overseas ATM access fees and foreign transaction fees may apply.

Important things you should know:
The Bankwest Student Account is for full time secondary, tertiary and TAFE students, apprentices and trainees. Joint accounts are not available on the Student Account. The Bankwest Student Edge Debit Card and Debit MasterCards are only available in conjunction with the Bankwest Student Account.

MasterCard and the MasterCard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of MasterCard International Incorporated.

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