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 Academics & Services tab.
  3. Click on the Student Financial Aid Direct Deposit link in the Timme Center for Student Services box. 
  4. Click on Start action.
  5. Enter your 9 digit bank routing number.
  6. Enter your bank account number.
  7. Click checking or savings.
  8. Click Submit.
  9. Review information and click I Agree.
  10. 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 Monday.