Link your University of Florida Gator 1 Card to a Wells Fargo College Checking account
University of Florida and Wells Fargo have teamed up to offer you added banking convenience with your linked Gator 1 Card. Use it as your official student ID, for campus privileges and for your day-to-day financial needs on and off campus when it’s linked to a Wells Fargo College Checking® account. Enjoy free access to cash at Wells Fargo ATMs nationwide and make purchases using your Personal Identification Number (PIN) with your linked Gator 1 Card.
A Wells Fargo College Checking account offers you:
- Monthly service fee waived when linked to your Gator 1 Card
- Sending money to virtually anyone from your smartphone with Wells Fargo SurePaySM service
- Quick and secure check deposits with our mobile apps
- Simple, secure access to your account with Wells Fargo Online® Banking
- Direct deposit of your financial aid disbursements and/or paychecks
Linking your UF Gator 1 Card
- Getting Your Card:
Visit Gatorlink inside the UF Bookstore & Welcome Center, Room G071 to have your picture taken and pick up your card.
- Once you have it, bring it to the Wells Fargo banking location on campus or any nearby Wells Fargo banking location to open an account:
- Reitz Student Union - Ground Floor
- See a banker to link your card to your new or existing Wells Fargo College Checking account.
Reporting your lost or stolen linked Gator 1 Card
Contact your school
- Please login to Gator 1 Central with your GatorLink ID to deactivate a lost or stolen Gator 1 card
- Visit Gator 1 Central inside the UF Bookstore & Welcome Center, Room G071, to get a replacement Gator 1 Card
Contact Wells Fargo
If your card is linked to a Wells Fargo account, immediately contact Wells Fargo 24/7 at 1-800-TO-WELLS (1-800-869-3557) or TTY/TTD 1-800-877-4833 for callers with hearing impairments.
Link your new card
Once you have your new card, speak to a Wells Fargo banker to have it linked to your checking account.
Be smart with your money
Find valuable tools and tips for managing your checking account and finances to help you spend and save wisely.
Keep track of your finances online
- Wells Fargo Mobile® Banking, access your account information while you’re on the go
- Text Banking, quickly check balances and transfer funds via text message
- Free and timely account alerts about transactions sent right to your email or wireless device
Learn financial basics with the Hands on Banking® program
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