Join a credit union that gives back to members and our community. Become a Member

At Desert Schools, you’re more than a member ― you’re also an owner. The more you partner with us to achieve your financial goals, the more we can give back to members and our local community. Enjoy lower loan rates, personalized service and our exciting Prosperity Bonus while giving generously to help strengthen the community.

Get cash put back in your
pocket with the Prosperity Bonus
24/7 online banking, mobile
app and mobile check deposit
Promotional contests for
concert tickets, autographed
sports memorabilia and more

Empowered by you

For over 75 years, members just like you have trusted us to invest in the well-being of our community. In 2015, we volunteered 4,487 hours and gave back over $1.8M. You can rest assured that your membership helps your neighbors in need because every dollar stays locally.

Who can join?

If you live, work, attend school or worship in Maricopa, Gila or Pinal County (or are an immediate relative of someone who does), we invite you to experience the benefits of a credit union that believes in Shared Prosperity.

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1Restrictions apply. See Statements of Terms, Conditions and Disclosures for details. 2For consumer and home equity loans, subject to credit approval and only applies to new money loans. May not be combined with any other rate discounts or promotional offers. 3Document preparation services are offered through Desert Schools Financial Services, LLC dba DS Wills & Trusts, a Certified Legal Document Preparation business entity (AZ CLDP #81024). Discount on Document Preparation Services for a Will or Revocable Living Trust package available for Achieve (up to $100) and Prosper (up to $150). For additional details on Relationship Rewards, see the Relationship Rewards Statements of Terms, Conditions and Disclosures.