Local Banking Information

The following chart summarizes basic accounts offered at four local banks with branches near the University. M & T Bank has a branch office on campus in the University Union. You are encouraged to contact the banks directly for more information. If you live off campus, you may also find a branch which is closer to your home.


Location closest to BU

Contact Information

Overseas Checks

Wire Transfers


University Union West

273 Main St, Binghamton, NY

Phone:(607) 777-6400

Phone:(607) 772-2383

Checks in foreign currency (Canadian only- fast process). Other foreign currency will take

4-6 weeks waiting period.

Domestic In : Free

Domestic Out : $30

Foreign In : Free

Foreign Out : $35

First Niagara Bank

4700 Vestal Pkwy E.

University Plaza

200 Oakdale Mall
Johnson City

Phone:(607) 770-7111

Phone: (607)798-8896

There is a collection fee and it would take a couple of weeks

Domestic In : $15

Domestic Out : $20

Foreign In : $15

Foreign Out : $30

Citizens Bank

3212 Vestal Pkwy E.

(next to Kohl’s)

2405 Vestal Parkway

(near Wal-Mart)

Phone:(607) 7235760

Phone:(607) 729-6946

$30 for collection fees but varies. No collection fees if amount is less than $7500, else would be charged $25 and it would take time for collection.

Domestic In : $23

Mail : $13

Fax : $21

Domestic Out : $21

Recurring : $18

Foreign In : $10

Foreign Out : $10

(Foreign in prices)

NBT Bank

3121 Vestal Pkwy E.

331 Main St, Johnson City

Phone:(607) 797-3773

Phone:(607) 797-7940

There is a collection fee of $30 and it would take time.

Domestic In : $15

Domestic Out : $20

Foreign In : $15

Foreign Out : $50

All information is subject to change. This information is correct as of June, 20th, 2012.
Please contact the bank for more information about their services and specials for students.

Last Updated: 8/28/14