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Student credit cards

 Special offer: Get $60 when you open a CIBC Smart for Students account.Learn moreabout the student banking offer..

CIBC Aventura Visa* Card for Students

 Welcome offer

Get up to 2,500 bonus Aventura Points.1

Enjoy movies, music, shopping, food, travel and more.

Annual fee

$0

Minimum annual income

$0

Minimum credit limit

$1,000

Interest rate

 for purchases5
 for cash5

CIBC Dividend® Visa* Card for Students

Get $25 cash back after you make your first purchase.! 1

After that, get 2% cash back on eligible groceries and up to 1% on all other purchases like books, movies, food and more.1

Annual fee

$0

Minimum annual income

$0

Minimum credit limit

$1,000

Interest rate

 for purchases4
 for cash4

CIBC Aeroplan® Visa* Card for Students

 Welcome offer

Earn 10,000 Aeroplan® points on your first purchase.

Annual fee

$0

Minimum annual income

$0

Minimum credit limit

$1,000

Interest rate

 for purchases4
 for cash4

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Get a free SPC membership††

Your free SPC membership provides exclusive access to SPC+. Get better discounts, special experiences and more. Save instantly when you shop over 450 deals in-store and online. Pay no membership fee as a CIBC client with an eligible student product.

Learn moreabout this offer.

To qualify

  • You're currently a post-secondary student.
  • You're a Canadian resident and you've reached the age of majority in your province. The age of majority is 18 in Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan. The age of majority is 19 in British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, the Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Nunavut and Yukon.
  • You haven't declared bankruptcy in the past 7 years.
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Apply online

Applying takes about 5 minutes, and you’ll get a response in as little as 60 seconds.

Only professional students†† get access to exclusive premium travel and cash back credit cards with no proof of income required. Medical, dental, optometry, law, veterinary and pharmacy students get this offer when they bundle a credit card with a CIBC Professional Edge Student Line of Credit.

CIBC Dividend Platinum® Visa* Card

 Welcome offer

Get cash back just for using your card.

Get 4% cash back on eligible gas and groceries.1 Plus, get a first-year annual fee rebate.

Annual fee

$99

Interest rate

for purchases
 for cash4, 5


 

 

 

 

CIBC Aventura® Gold Visa* Card

 Welcome offer

Join and get up to $400 in value1

Plus, get a first-year annual fee rebate!

Annual fee

$120

Interest rate

 for purchases
 for cash4


 

 

 

 

CIBC Aeroplan® Visa* Card

 Welcome offer

Earn 10,000 Aeroplan® points on your first purchase.

Annual fee

$0

Interest rate

 for purchases
 for cash4


 

 

 

 

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Book a meeting with an advisor at a CIBC Banking Centre near you.

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Check out the services you can personalize to better protect you and your credit.

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Set up alerts

Sticking to a budget? Set up Spend Alerts and we’ll notify you when you exceed your set budget or when you’re nearing your credit limit.

Track your spending

Want to find out where your money goes? We’ll help you detect trends in your spending by category.

Visa's Zero Liability Policy

Should someone steal your card, your card number, or other card details, you will not be held responsible for fraudulent purchases processed through the Visa network as long as you meet your obligations.

We're the first Canadian financial institution to offer all 3 leading mobile wallets.

 

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We received the highest overall score in mobile and online banking functionality and usability among Canada's 5 largest retail banks.

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