Discover Card: How To Apply and Check Application Status
Updated February 13, 2021 – Below you’ll find the information you need to apply for a Discover credit card and/or check the status of a Discover Card application you’ve already completed.
Discover Card Application Options
- Choose a credit card and apply online at Discover.com.
- Apply by phone: Call 1-800-347-2683 (1-800-DISCOVER) to apply for a Discover Card.
- Get a preapproval to see which card or cards you are likely to be approved for. (Note that pre-approval does not guarantee card acceptance, but is often a good gauge of whether acceptance is likely.)
- Respond to a Discover Card mail offer you received.
Check Your Discover Credit Card Application Status
- Online Status Check: This page allows you to check your card’s application status using your Social Security Number and zip code.
- The customer service phone number to check the status of your Discover Card application is 1-800-347-2683 (1-800-DISCOVER).