Due to several requests received from BW students over the past couple years, BW has partnered with PNC to allow resident students the ability to transfer $150 from their Jacket Express Board Plan to be able to go off campus to eat.Back to Top How do I enroll for this $150 option? There is a two step process to enroll for the $150 Jacket Express Board Plan transfer.
Yes. Once the funds are dispersed by the school, the $150 will appear as a deposit into your designated PNC Checking account and available to use at your discretion.
You will also receive an email from PNC confirming that the $150 has been transferred.
NOTE: PNC will not monitor how the $150 is spent. It will be credited to the current balance you may have on your PNC Checking account as well as be used to pay for purchase transactions that come through your PNC Checking account when the transfer takes place.Back to Top Will I need to complete the $150 process each semester (Fall/Spring)?
Yes. You will need to make this election each semester via bw.edu/resources/id
However, you only need to enroll into the BW Stinger Bucks portal one time.Back to Top What happens if I do not elect the $150 from my Jacket Express Board Plan? Your funds will remain in your account and follow the normal Jacket Express Board Plan process. Back to Top If I elect the $150, can I change my mind? No, once you make your election at the beginning of each semester, it is automatically processed to debit your Jacket Express Board Plan. Back to Top How do I apply for a PNC Checking account if I do not have one?
You can apply for a PNC Bank account by visiting any of our PNC branches, online via pnc.com/bwOr, by calling 1-888-PNC Bank.
The two closest branches to the BW campus include 343 W. Bagley Road or inside the Giant Eagle at Park St.
Or if you don't have time to go off campus, PNC Bank will be available on campus every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 9:00-1:00 in the Strosacker Student Union for Banking Days.
Make sure you mention that you are a BW student if you open your account in your hometown to ensure you are placed in the proper student checking account.Back to Top How do I obtain the new BW Stinger Visa Debit Card? For any new PNC Checking account opened, it will be automatically issued for you during your account opening process. Back to Top If I already have a PNC Checking account, how do I switch from my PNC Visa Debit Card to the new BW Stinger Visa Debit card?
To upgrade your current PNC Visa Debit Card to the new BW Stinger Visa Debit Card, you can stop into any PNC Branch and they can place the request. There is no fee to upgrade your card and it will be sent to the address the bank has on file for you within 7-10 business days.Back to Top Who is eligible to receive the BW Stinger card?
Anyone who has opened a PNC Bank account and affiliates themselves with Baldwin Wallace is eligible to receive the new BW Stinger Visa Debit Card. This includes: BW Student, BW Employee, BW Alumni, BW Emeritus, BW Parents, or Community; a Yellow Jacket For Life (YJ4L)Back to Top Is there a PNC ATM on campus?
Yes, PNC has an ATM located in the Strosacker Student Union. This ATM is capable of accepting deposits and cashing checks as well as your typical cash withdrawal. Effective Fall, 2014, there will be a surcharge of $2.50 implemented. Any non-PNC account holder who utilizes the ATM will be subject to this charge. PNC customers will not be impacted.Back to Top If I have other questions that are not listed, who can I contact? You can call the local PNC Branch at (440) 826-4515, the PNC customer service hotline at 1-800-745-7577 or Baldwin Wallace University ID Office at (440)-826-2410; www.bw.edu/resources/id Back to Top