What Information do I need to apply?

To apply online, you'll need to have:
  • Social Security number
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  • Phone number
  • Email address
  • Current physical home address and prior home address if residing at the current address for less than 2 years
  • Date of birth
  • Credit card, debit card, or bank account number for funding your new account during the application (a deposit can also be made to the account later)
  • Minor's personal information (if applicable)
  • College information (if applicable)
If you already have a Bank of America checking or savings account that you manage with Online Banking, you can save time on your application by signing in using your Online Banking ID and Passcode, so you'll need that as well.
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