Independent School Division

A+ support for your school
You do the teaching. We’ll focus on the finances.

ConnectOne offers many services for individuals and businesses. But because of our commitment to local communities, we’re particularly proud to provide services to over 40 independent schools and half a dozen colleges in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. From low fees on operating accounts to good rates on capital improvement financing, we support the institutions that are shaping tomorrow’s leaders.

  • Highly competitive terms on capital improvement financing
  • Eliminate or reduce monthly bank service fees while increasing interest income
  • Access to a wide range of electronic and Online Banking services
  • Financial support of your school via sponsorships of golf outings, galas, etc.
  • ConnectOne is a presenter at educational conferences
  • Access to services such as Payables Management and Receivables Management


  • Taxable and tax-exempt term loans for financing campus renovation and expansion projects
  • Real estate acquisition financing, both taxable and tax exempt
  • Term loans to finance equipment and technology purchases
  • Loan terms of up to 30 years and fixed rates of interest for up to 20 years
  • Working capital lines of credit available
  • Letters of credit provided

For more information, please contact:

Mark Cardone



How can we help you?

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