LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug 25, 2003 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bellarmine University has
chosen U.S. Bank to be its bank partner for the school's multi-use
The Bellarmine OneCard, as it's called, allows Bellarmine's 2,400 students and
more than 200 faculty and staff members to check out resources from campus
libraries, purchase meals without cash, and gain access to campus fitness
facilities and other amenities. The new card also can be used as a U.S. Bank ATM
card on and off campus and at many merchant terminals in the United States that
"Students, faculty and staff will find the Bellarmine OneCard so convenient,
they'll wonder how they got along without it," said Joy A. Hatch, Ph.D.,
Bellarmine University. "The Bellarmine OneCard is not only convenient, it saves
Bellarmine University money."
"This is an important step for Bellarmine University," said Joseph J. McGowan,
Ed.D., president of Bellarmine University. "The ability to use technology to
save money and make campus life more convenient benefits everyone."
"We're very pleased to partner with Bellarmine University for their Bellarmine
OneCard," said Mark F. Wheeler, market president for U.S. Bank in Louisville.
"U.S. Bank's Campusbank Card services will expand the cashless environment on
campus, which means added convenience and safety to the people who use it. We
look forward to providing even more value to Bellarmine University in the
Recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top 15 southern
universities, Bellarmine is located in Louisville, Ky., and has an enrollment of
approximately of 2,400. It offers a liberal arts curriculum as well as
bachelor's and master's degrees in business, education, and nursing and health
U.S. Bank is one of the top student banking institutions in the nation providing
a comprehensive line of student banking products, including campus ID card
programs, student loans, Internet banking, U.S. Bank student checking and
savings, and Visa Buxx(R) prepaid spending cards. For more information on these
services, visit usbank.com/studentbanking.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with assets of $195 billion, is the 8th largest
financial services holding company in the United States. The company operates
2,199 banking offices and 4,575 ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of
banking, brokerage, insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services
products to consumers, businesses and institutions. U.S. Bancorp is home of the
Five Star Service Guarantee which assures customers of certain key banking
benefits and services or customers will be paid for their inconvenience. U.S.
Bancorp is the parent company of U.S. Bank. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the web at
SOURCE: U.S. Bank
CONTACT: U.S. Bank
Amy Frantti, 612-303-0733
Lisa Clark, 608-877-7517
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