We make it easy to activate your card.
Online banking steps:
To get started, log into online banking and follow these steps:
- Select Customer Service from the top menu bar and then select Self Service.
- For debit cards: Select Activate Debit/ATM Card under the Debit Card & ATM Card section.
- For credit cards: Activate a Card under the Credit/Charge Account section.
- Input the card information and follow the prompts to complete the activation.
U.S. Bank Mobile App steps:
For the best mobile banking experience, we recommend logging in or downloading the U.S. Bank Mobile App.
- From the main menu select Manage cards.
- Select the card requiring activation.
- Select Activate Card. If you have multiple cards awaiting activation, choose the one you'd like to activate and select Continue.
- Provide your card information and last four digits of your SSN, then select Activate.
Debit cards: Your Personal Identification Number for your debit card (PIN) arrives separately for your security. It can also be activated by making a deposit or withdrawal at any U.S. Bank ATM. If you'd like to call to activate your card. contact us at 800-236-3838.
Credit cards: If you'd like to call to activate your credit card(s), contact us at 888-200-9959 for consumer cards or 800-553-7650 for business cards.