Become a GCEFCU member

We are so happy you are here! Please use the form below to start your GCEFCU membership and open an account online. However, if you are opening an account for a minor (anyone 17 years old or younger), please use our Minor Account Opening Form to open an account online for them.

Before you begin

To open an account and start your membership with Gulf Coast Educators FCU, you will need to upload a valid photo ID using the form below. You can upload an image of your photo ID or use the camera on your mobile device to take a photo of your ID, and then complete the application. After that, we will process your application and send you an email with documents which will require you to sign. Once you sign the documents, we will contact you to let you know your membership is opened.

By submitting this form, you are authorizing Gulf Coast Educators FCU to open a membership (Primary Share Account) in addition to other selected accounts.

Important Information About Procedures for Opening a New Account

To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, Federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify and record information that identifies each person who opens an account. Therefore, we may ask for certain information.

Open an account online

What This Means to You:
When you open a new account, we will ask for your name, address, date of birth and other information that will allow us to identify you. In addition, we may also ask to see your driver’s license or other identifying documents. For additional information, you may visit the NCUA Consumer Assistance Center.