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UCD Affinity Credit Card

Support the Sports Development Fund, UCD Champions Access Scholarship & UCD Alumni Fund. The UCD Affinity Credit Card is designed exclusively for Alumni, Supporters and Friends & Staff of UCD.

You Get!‌‌

With the UCD Affinity Credit Card, you get all the fantastic features that you would expect from a credit card, with the added bonus that UCD will benefit every time you use the card at no cost to you. It’s a great way to give back to UCD, while being reminded of all the great times you spent here.

Donations to UCD

When you become a UCD Affinity Credit cardholder, Bank of Ireland donates €50 to the University in support of students. They will also donate a percentage of the annual spend on your card to UCD Champions Access Scholarships, UCD Sports Development Fund & UCD Alumni Fund , so as you continue to use your card, donations also continue to support the University and its students. And the best part is that none of this will cost you a single cent!

It really is a fantastic way to show your support for UCD.

Benefits of the card

As well as showing your support for your college, you’ll benefit from using your UCD Affinity Credit Card:

  • Great balance transfer rate of just 2.9% APR (Annual Percentage Rate) Fixed when you move your balance from a card with another financial institution*
  • Competitive rate of 14.57% APR variable on credit card purchases; Typical APR 20.2%
  • No annual account fee
  • Flexible payment options
  • Add up to 3 extra cardholders to your account and pay just one annual government stamp duty fee. The principal cardholder remains solely liable for all transactions on the account
  • Up to 56 days interest free credit allowing you to buy that week away now but pay for it in 6, 12 or 24 monthly installments.

Already have a credit card with another provider?

Don’t worry, you can always switch the balance of your existing card with another financial institution over to the Bank of Ireland UCD Affinity Credit Card and avail of the great rate of 2.9% APR Fixed for a full year! *

Talk to Bank of Ireland today

Supporting UCD with a Bank of Ireland UCD Affinity Credit Card – call (opens in a new window)0818 200 412

For full terms and conditions and to apply (opens in a new window)click here.

Representative Example of Affinity credit card purchase at standard interest rate of 14.57% variable. Typical APR of 20.2% variable including annual Government Stamp Duty of €30. Assuming purchase of €1,500 repaid in equal instalments over a 12 month period. The total amount repayable by customer is €1,648.38 which includes initial purchase of €1,500 and a total cost of credit of €148.38. Over 18s only. Lending criteria, terms and conditions apply. Credit cards are liable for Government Stamp Duty annually, currently €30 per account. Bank of Ireland is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

UCD Alumni Relations

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