First National Bank brings innovative banking services to Slippery Rock University


Digital solutions and campus presence improve convenience for students and employees

PITTSBURGH, June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — First National Bank, the largest subsidiary of FNB Corporation (NYSE: FNB), and Slippery Rock University (SRU) announced a new agreement to bring FNB’s banking services, innovative digital technology and financial education to the SRU community.

“The banking relationship is an important step towards financial independence,” said Barry C. Robinson, head of consumer banking at First National Bank. “With convenient access to financial education and digital solutions tailored to their unique needs, we look forward to providing SRU students and employees with the right tools to build a strong financial foundation and achieve their goals.”

The new partnership is highlighted by a convenient on-campus presence, including ATMs and FNB’s SRU Digital Center, now open on the first floor of the Robert M. Smith Student Center. Designed as an interactive space where students, faculty, and staff can use FNB technology or meet with local FNB representatives without leaving campus, the center includes:

  • An online store® kiosk where students and employees can use FNB’s proprietary digital platform to access financial education and purchase banking products and services.
  • Two Interactive Automated Teller Machines (ITMs), where users can chat with a banking representative through live two-way video chat technology for extended hours – seven days a week and for 13 hours on weekdays – to accommodate schedules in charge of students.

The Digital Center is available during Smith Student Center hours. Students and employees can use online or on mobile eShop technology to schedule appointments with the FNB bankers.

As part of the relationship, FNB has also introduced FNB-U Student Checking at SRU, a specialized checking package for SRU students. Along with the proven FNB-U account, which prioritizes the digital banking and money-saving features students need most, FNB-U Student Checking at SRU provides an opportunity to demonstrate school pride with the cards SRU-branded Visa ETF Debit Card. In addition, FNB will offer discounted services to faculty and staff through Workplace banking solutions.

“We strive to provide a well-rounded learning experience so that our students are prepared to succeed professionally and personally, and finances are key to that success,” said Christopher Cole, SRU Director of Auxiliary Operations and Student Services. “Our partnership with FNB allows us to deliver digital banking technology, educational resources and expert consultation right on campus, so students and employees can get the support they need when and where they need it. that suit them.”

SRU students and employees also benefit from FNB’s leading online and mobile banking capabilities and extensive physical network. A award-winning mobile banking experienceconvenient branches and more than 900 ATMs across seven states and washington d.c.ensure that SRU students and employees have convenient access to banking services, whether at school, at home or on the go.

The university banking partnership builds on FNB’s existing relationship with the SRU, including the FNB University Scholarship Program, which supports 18 freshman SRU students each year. In 2019, FNB donated real estate to the SRU Foundation, Inc., which will be used by SRU to further develop university facilities. In recognition of this donation, the SRU Career Center has been renamed the FNB Education and Career Development Office.

To learn more about the FNB services offered to SRU students and employees, visit FNB website.

About Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock Universityfounded in 1889, is a member of Pennsylvania National higher education system. The University is shaped by its normal academic heritage and characterized by its commitment to intellectual development, leadership and civic responsibility. SRU provides students with a comprehensive learning experience that intentionally combines academic instruction with enhanced educational and learning opportunities that will help them succeed in their lives, professional careers, and be engaged citizens.

SRU opened its doors March 26, 1889, as the Slippery Rock State Normal School with the primary purpose of training teachers. In 1926 the institution was purchased by the Commonwealth, renamed Slippery Rock State Teachers College, became a four-year teachers’ college, and continued the tradition of teacher training.

Slippery Rock State College was established in 1960 and, for the first time, could grant undergraduate and graduate degrees in the liberal arts and in the professional professions. The expanded study program offerings and increased number of study programs have created a significant increase in enrolment. It was granted university status in 1983.

Today, SRU is a public, coeducational, comprehensive four-year university offering a wide range of selected undergraduate and graduate programs to over 8,500 students. The University has obtained institutional accreditation through the Intermediate State Commission on Higher Education and discipline-specific accreditations.

About FNB Corporation
FNB Corporation (NYSE: FNB), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvaniais a diversified financial services company operating in seven states and the District of Colombia. ETF market coverage spans several major metropolitan areas, including: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Baltimore, Maryland; Cleveland, Ohio; washington d.c.; Charlotte, Raleigh, Durham and the Piedmont Triad (Winston Salem, Greensboro and high point) in North Carolina; and Charleston, South Carolina. The Company has total assets of $42 billion and over 340 banking offices across Pennsylvania, Ohio, Maryland, West Virginia, North Carolina, Caroline from the south, washington d.c. and Virginia.

FNB offers a full range of commercial banking services, consumer banking services and wealth management solutions through its network of subsidiaries, which is led by its largest subsidiary, First National Bank of Pennsylvania, founded in 1864. Commercial banking solutions include corporate banking, small business banking, real estate investment finance, government banking, corporate credit, capital markets and credit finance- lease. The consumer banking segment offers a full range of consumer banking products and services, including deposit products, mortgages, consumer loans and a full range of mobile and online banking services. FNB’s wealth management services include asset management, private banking and insurance.

Common stock of ETF Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “ETF” and is included in Standard & Poor’s MidCap 400 Index along with the Regional Banks Sub-Industry Index of the Financial Classification Standard. Global Industries (GICS). Customers, shareholders and investors can learn more about this regional financial institution by visiting the FNB Corporation website at

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