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News Releases | October 12, 2021

UFCU is Top Austin Mortgage Producer — Again

UFCU topped the Austin Business Journal’s list of Top Mortgage Companies by outpacing all Austin-area mortgage companies in both number and volume of mortgages closed in 2020.

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News Releases | September 17, 2021

UFCU Launches Second “House That Credit Unions Built”

UFCU Leads a Coalition of Austin Area Credit Unions for Second Year to Build Home with Habitat for Humanity

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News Releases | September 1, 2021

UFCU To Fund New Texas State University Scholarships

UFCU continues its commitment to higher education with the announcement of a scholarship partnership with Texas State University Athletics.

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News Releases | August 10, 2021

UFCU Names Michael Crowl as President

UFCU has named Michael Crowl as President, a newly created executive role at the 85-year-old not-for-profit cooperative with $7.5 billion in assets under management and serviced.

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News Releases | August 2, 2021

ABJ Ranks UFCU #1 Credit Union for Sixth Year in a Row

UFCU is proud once again to be named the number one credit union in the Austin area by the Austin Business Journal in its distinguished Book of Lists. This is the sixth year in a row that UFCU has garnered that distinction.

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News Releases | July 23, 2021

Forbes Names UFCU a Best Credit Union in Texas

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has again made a national ‘best of’ list, this time landing in the number two spot on Forbes’ Best Credit Unions in Texas list.

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News Releases | June 23, 2021

UFCU Loan Officers Ranked Among Top 250 Latino Mortgage Originators Nationwide

Eight UFCU loan officers ranked among the nation’s Top 250 mortgage lenders nationwide, and eight also ranked among the Top 100 in the 11-state region encompassing Texas.

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News Releases | May 19, 2021

UFCU Honored With Three Workplace Excellence Awards

Over the last 12 months, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution was rewarded for its commitment to its employees and recognized for workplace excellence by three separate organizations

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News Releases | May 12, 2021

UFCU Receives Scotsman Guide Top Originator National Rankings

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has once again been named among the best of the best mortgage lenders, this time by the prestigious Scotsman Guide Top Originator national rankings.

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News Releases | April 14, 2021

UFCU Earns Three 2020 Pacesetter Awards

UFCU Wealth Management™ advisors, through our investment services partner CFS*, earned three Pacesetter Awards for their 2020 efforts.

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News Releases | January 26, 2021

UFCU Names Dave Wagner Vice President – Information Technology and CIO

UFCU has named Dave Wagner vice president of information technology and chief information officer.

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News Releases | January 4, 2021

UFCU Names Esther Edevold Vice President of Finance

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has named Esther Edevold vice president of finance to oversee UFCU’s critical financial functions.

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News Releases | January 4, 2021

UFCU Names Heather McKissick Executive Vice President of Community Impact, Communications, and Marketing

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has named Heather McKissick executive vice president of community impact, communications, and marketing.

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News Releases | January 4, 2021

UFCU Names Jim Brown Vice President of Lending and Chief Lending Officer

UFCU, Austin’s largest locally owned financial institution, has named Jim Brown vice president of lending and chief lending officer.

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News Releases | December 23, 2020

2021 Annual Meeting and Election of Directors

An election is scheduled in conjunction with UFCU’s 2021 Annual Meeting for four places on the Board of Directors.

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News Releases | November 2, 2020

UFCU Names Cheryl Dozier to Lead New Kyle Branch

Cheryl Dozier will manage our newest branch located in Kyle. The branch, at 4410 South FM 1626, opened November 2.

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News Releases | November 2, 2020

UFCU Announces New Location Serving Kyle

Residents and employees in the Kyle area now have nearby access to the award-winning financial services of UFCU, with the opening this month of UFCU’s new Kyle location.

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News Releases | October 31, 2020

UFCU Tops Austin’s “Best of” Awards Once Again

For the third consecutive year, central Texans have named UFCU as the “Best of the Best” when it comes to banking services.

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News Releases | October 30, 2020

UFCU Ranked #1 Austin Mortgage Company

For the fifth consecutive year, UFCU has been named Austin’s top mortgage company by the Austin Business Journal.

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News Releases | October 28, 2020

UFCU Fosters "The House That Credit Unions Built"

Credit unions everywhere share a commitment to social responsibility in their communities, but never before in the United States has a city’s credit unions come together as one to construct a home with Habitat for Humanity.

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