For the employees of Cornell University

Workplace Checking

Tompkins is pleased to offer a convenient and reliable workplace checking program for Cornell University employees. We understand that convenience is important to the Cornell community, so we make banking easy and customer friendly.

Hassle-Free Workplace Checking1

  • Enjoy this account without paying monthly maintenance
    fees with your Cornell direct deposit2 and eStatements
  • Free eStatements ($2.50 maintenance fee for paper statements)
    Reimbursement of non-Tompkins ATM fees3
  • Convenient access to a branch and 24-hour ATM in the Cornell Campus Store, plus ATMs in Bartles Hall, the Robert Purcell Center and Collegetown.
  • 13 branch locations and 24 ATMs throughout the region
    Convenient and secure Debit MasterCard®4

Other Benefits:

  • Free Internet Banking with Bill Pay
  • Free Mobile Banking with text alerts5 and
    Mobile Check Deposit
  • 0.25% annual percentage rate off consumer installment and fixed rate home equity loans with auto pay
  • Mortgage Application Fee Savings6 - enjoy a refund of $175
    at loan closing
  • International Services (SWIFT code for wire transfers)

Some of the other Personal Banking services we offer include:

  • Savings Accounts
  • Certificates of Deposit
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Credit Cards7
  • Wealth Management
  • Insurance

Enjoy convenient access to Tompkins ATMs

Use your Tompkins debit Mastercard®1 at any of the more than 60 ATMs throughout the Tompkins Financial system2 across Central and Western New York, the Hudson Valley and Southeastern Pennsylvania.

1Mastercard® and the Mastercard® brand mark are registered trademarks, used pursuant to a license. 2Fees may apply at ATMs not owned by Tompkins Financial. If you use another bank’s ATM, we’ll waive our $1 fee; the other bank may charge a fee. Up to $12 per month will be refunded with Workplace Banking account type.

Financial Concierge Services

Many people think it’s difficult to switch banks.   We’ll help you through the process.
Callyn Pyhtila, Financial Concierge
Branch Manager, East Hill Plaza
NMLS# 1147301

Tompkins provides concierge services to ensure a smooth transition for new Cornell employees moving to the area. We’ll not only help you with all of your family financial needs, we’ll help integrate you and your family into the community by connecting you with our hand selected, financial service specialist.

We understand that moving a banking relationship is stressful and time consuming. With Tompkins Concierge Services, we’ll handle the details of the transition and help you and your family feel financially secure in your new community. We will take care of all your personal banking needs, as well as insurance and investments through our affiliates.

Callyn Pyhtila is available to answer your calls, emails, or questions.

Whether you want to set up internet banking or learn more about the community you’ve just moved to, Callyn can help!

Mortgage Services

Are you new to the area or ready to put down roots? We’re here to help make your move easier. Tompkins offers a variety of mortgages to help you become a part of the Central New York community. Our dedicated team of mortgage professionals can help find the right loan to meet your needs.

Our intuitive online application makes the pre-qualification process simple.

  • Conventional Fixed
  • Adjustable Rate Mortgages (ARMS)
  • Special First Time Home Buyer Program
  • Specialized Mortgage Programs
  • Construction Draw Financing Programs
  • Pricing Options to pay some or all Closing Costs

Rates and programs are subject to change without notice, and subject to credit approval. For adjustable rate mortgages, the rate may increase during the term of the loan. Programs described are for owner occupied properties only. Additional rates and charges may apply for other property types. Homeowners Insurance is required. Flood Insurance may be required. Consult a tax advisor regarding interest deductibility. Call one of our Mortgage Loan Officers for more information. Loans subject to credit approval, income and other qualifying guidelines.