Student Banking Advantage® Plan

A worry-free account matched for student life

Top Features:

  • No monthly account fee1
  • Unlimited debit and Interac e-Transfer transactions2
  • Earn points on everyday purchases with the Scene+TM program3
Special Offer

Earn a $75 welcome bonus4 and up to 7,500 Scene+TM points with the Scene+ Student Banking Bundle – up to $150 in total value!5

Learn more

Is this Chequing Account right for you? 

Right for you if you:

  • Use for everyday banking such as purchases, ABM transactions and payroll deposits
  • Are enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in Canada or the U.S.

May not be right for you if you:

  • Are interested in only opening a savings account that earns interest


Account features

Usage

  • Unlimited debit transactions2

  • Unlimited Interac e-Transfer transactions

  • Scene+TM Program3

  • Eligible for overdraft protection6

No boundaries

  • No monthly account fee1

  • Free paperless or paper statements


Package fees

$0*/month

Must be currently enrolled full time in a post-secondary institution in Canada or the U.S. (Domestic or International students)1

Students enter for a chance to win* $30,000

And earn up to $150 with a Scene+TM Student Banking Bundle.5

The sky’s the limit when it comes to your future success and $30k can help you get there. 

Get Rewarded with Scene+

Earn points on everyday purchases with the Scene+TM program

Explore Scene+

Earn

  • 1 Scene+ point for every $5 spent on everyday purchases.3
  • 1 Scene+ point for every $1 spent at Cineplex.

Redeem

  • Redeem Scene+ points for travel, shopping, entertainment, dining, banking, and more.

Get rewarded with the Scene+ Student Banking Bundle  

Earn up to $150 in welcome bonus value when you bundle your banking5

What you can access with every account

  • Mobile and online banking

  • Mobile cheque deposit

  • Free credit score8

  • Shop with convenient VISA Debit and Interac Flash payment options

  • Apple Pay, Google Pay and Samsung Pay


Banking with Scotia just makes sense

  • Get your fees waived!

  • Overdraft protection

  • Earn rewards on your everyday purchases

  • Convenient branch & 4,000+ ABM locations

  • Personalized financial advice

FAQs

Easy Switch

We made switching banks easy, just for you.

 

Learn how to switch to Scotia

 

Student life just got easier

Find advice on how to maximize your budget and how Scotiabank can help you get there.

Explore Finance for Students

 

New to Canada?

Get advice on all things Canadian to help you navigate student life7

Check out the: Scotiabank StartRight® Program