Student Financial Services
Direct Deposit of Credit Balances

Direct Deposit: Students have the option of using their Huntington Asterisk-Free(R) Checking account, or another bank or credit union of their choice, to receive Financial Aid Refunds. Refunds by direct deposit will be available twice weekly on Monday and Thursday.

IMPORTANT: Your name must appear on the bank account used for direct deposit. If not, your direct deposit may be rejected and you may lose your direct deposit privileges.

Instructions for Direct Deposit Sign-up:

  1. Go to Ferris Web Page ( and log into MyFSU
  2. Click on the Student tab
  3. Under Student Quick Links area click on Financial Aid
  4. Under the Financial Aid Refunds section click on Sign up for Direct Deposit
  5. Click on Start action
  6. Enter your 9 digit bank routing number
  7. Enter your bank account number
  8. Click checking or savings
  9. Click Submit
  10. Review information and click I Agree
  11. The screen should read "Your Direct Deposit information has been changed."

Checks: Students not having Direct Deposit will be mailed their Financial Aid refund in the form of a check to their permanent address. Refund checks will not be available for pickup at the Timme Center for Student Services or Kendall College Service Center. Refunds by check will be mailed weekly on Friday.