Faculty & Staff

Banking built for Buckeyes.

As the Official Consumer Bank of The Ohio State University®, our relationship with OSU runs deep. Buckeye Banking™ is built on the long-standing relationship between The Ohio State University and Huntington.

We work together to look out for the students, employees, alumni, and the Ohio State community by providing unique opportunities, investments, financial services benefits, and more.
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Buckeye Banking™ at Huntington


Huntington 5 Checking® account

Buckeye Banking™ includes an interest-bearing checking account with features customized for Ohio State faculty and staff.


Minimum to Open

No minimum deposit needed to open a Huntington 5 account.


Buckeye Banking Debit Mastercard®

Use the Buckeye Banking Debit Mastercard® and get 10% off gear at The Official Team Shop at The Jerome Schottenstein Center and Conrads College Gifts.


Digital tools like The Hub and Zelle®

Keep up with your money from anywhere with our digital banking experience.


Convenience Banking

Huntington has 25 ATMs and 4 full-service branches around campus.


Ohio State BuckID™

We're the only bank that can link to your Ohio State BuckID™.

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Credit Card Bonus

Get a 10% bonus on points earned on your linked Voice Credit Card®1.


Relationship Rate Benefit

Get relationship rates on savings accounts when you own a checking account2.

Apply online to get started with a new
Huntington 5 Checking® Account

Get a detailed summary of account features and fees

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Ohio State may receive a financial benefit when its faculty, staff, or students open a Huntington account. Other accounts are available, visit a branch for more information. Huntington is the Official Consumer Bank of The Ohio State University®.

24-Hour Grace®

We all make mistakes, but our 24-Hour Grace® feature is designed to give you more time to make a deposit in order to avoid an Overdraft Fee. Learn more.

All Day Deposit℠

Our deposit day for ATMs and the Huntington Mobile app is up to midnight, so you don't have to rush to beat an early cut-off time. Learn more.

Email & Text Alerts

Our free Alerts provide real-time updates on your accounts. Message and data charges may apply. Learn more.

Mobile Banking

Check your balance, transfer money, and even deposit checks for free from your phone, tablet or desktop computer. Learn more.

Online Bill Pay

Pay your bills with just a few clicks. Just tell us the payment amount and where to send it, and we'll take care of the rest. For free. Learn more.

Overdraft Protection

With Deposit-to-Deposit Overdraft Protection, if your checking account overdraws, we can transfer funds from a linked account. For free. Some limitations apply4. Learn more.

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Faculty & Staff FAQ

Asterisk-Free Checking® is a Huntington checking account with no monthly maintenance fee and no minimum balance requirement. Huntington 5 Checking® is an interest-bearing account. This account includes all of the benefits of an Asterisk-Free Checking account; plus, your money will earn interest, and you’ll receive five free non-Huntington ATM withdrawals per month5 , Relationship savings bonus3 , and when you open a Voice Credit Card® with your checking account you get an increase of 10% on rewards2 . We're offering this premier account to Ohio State faculty and staff without the standard monthly maintenance fee. See all of the details of the Huntington 5 Checking account.

You can use any Huntington location on or off campus and receive all of the Ohio State Staff & Faculty banking benefits.

Switch your account to a Huntington 5 Checking account at any Huntington branch or by calling 855-341-4OSU (4678).
Bring your Ohio State University work identification card or give us your work email address.
You can link your BuckID to your checking account at any Huntington branch. Then you can get cash at ATMs and use it for PIN-based debit card purchases so you only have to carry one card.
Buckeye Banking is built on the long-standing relationship between Ohio State and Huntington. Read about our commitment to Ohio State and to making lives better, strengthening our communities, and businesses thrive at huntington.com/buckeyebanking.
Yes, use our switch form as a guide to help get organized once you are ready to start using your new Huntington checking account.
Yes. We have a Huntington banker specifically dedicated to Ohio State’s faculty and staff. To set up a time to meet, contact Kristina Glaspell at 614-480-0712 or kristina.glaspell@huntington.com.

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Huntington is the Official Consumer Bank of The Ohio State University®. All trademarks of The Ohio State University used under license. All third-party trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Buckeye NationTM is a trademark of The Ohio State University and used under license.

Buckeye BankingTM is a trademark of The Ohio State University and used under license.

Zelle and the Zelle related marks are wholly owned by Early Warning Services, LLC and are used herein under license.

Mastercard, Debit Mastercard, and the Mastercard Brand Mark are registered trademarks of Mastercard International Incorporated. Buckeye Banking Debit Mastercard is issued by The Huntington National Bank pursuant to a license by Mastercard International. Trademarks of the Ohio State University used under license. To apply, customer must reside in: IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, PA, WV.

1For your protection, you should only send money to those you know and trust. If you don't know the person or aren't sure you will get what you paid for, you should not use Zelle® for these types of transactions. Learn more at huntington.com/zelle.

2You may qualify for a bonus on points earned for rewards on your Voice Credit Card when you open a new consumer checking account. You must have chosen the Rewards option on your Voice Credit Card and maintain the consumer deposit account to qualify. If you choose the Rewards option and you also open a open a Huntington 5 Checking account, you will get a 5% bonus. You must maintain your Huntington 5 Checking account and your Huntington Voice Credit Card to continue to qualify for the Rewards bonus. After your accounts are linked, the bonus is calculated on the single points earned for each transaction and is not calculated on any bonus points, including any bonus points earned in the 3X Rewards category. Please review your Rewards terms and conditions for more information.

3The interest rate on your Relationship Money Market or Relationship Savings Account will be better when you also own a Huntington 5 or Huntington 25 Checking Account. Ask a banker to see a rate sheet for details.

4Regulations limit the number of transfers that can be made on savings and money market accounts.

5With Huntington 5 we'll waive your first 5 non-Huntington ATM cash withdrawal fees per statement cycle at any ATM worldwide. We'll also reimburse you for withdrawal fees on the same transactions charged by the owner of a non-Huntington ATM. You will be responsible for any additional fees charged by the owner of a non-Huntington ATM as well as any international transaction or other fees charged by the network.

Huntington 5 Checking®, 24-Hour Grace®, and Voice Credit Card® are federally registered service marks of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated. The 24-Hour Grace® system and method is patented. U.S. Pat. No. 8,364,581. All Day DepositSM is a service mark of Huntington Bancshares Incorporated.

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Contact Huntington’s financial specialist for Ohio State University employees.
(614) 480-0712