Financial Aid Direct Deposit/Debit card refund Information
NOTE TO STUDENTS: Please login to see the Direct Deposit Form on this page.
Beginning Fall 2014, Financial aid refunds will be direct deposited into your personal bank account. Sign up using your Beulah Heights University user name and password and complete the requested banking information form. It’s that simple. If you change banks, go back to the sign-up page and change the information. When a deposit is made to your bank account you will be advised by e-mail. Enter your banking information carefully, incorrect accounts and routing numbers will delay deposits. All financial aid refunds will be issued via Direct Deposit. Failure to register for Direct Deposit may result in a delay in the issuance of your refund. Find out more detailed information, or register for Direct Deposit.
Note: If you are employed by Beulah Heights University, you will need to complete an additional and separate Direct Deposit form through the office of Payroll and Employee Benefits.
Frequently Asked Questions
How will the money be sent to the bank?
The funds will be sent electronically through the banking system in the same manner as direct deposit payroll. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) is safe, timely, and convenient - NO MORE LOST MAIL.
Are there any reasons why the money would not be deposited to the bank?
If you close your bank account without providing a new authorization, the transfer will be rejected by your bank and will delay your refund. A direct deposit can also be rejected if you entered an incorrect bank account number.
Can I designate more than one account for Direct Deposit? Can the money go to my parent’s account?
No, all funds must be deposited in one checking or savings account in your name. Excess funds from Parent PLUS loans will be issued by check to the borrower.
What if my account is at an out-of-state bank?
Direct Deposit can go to any financial institution within the United States.
When should I sign up?
You should submit your authorization online immediately. If you currently have a credit on your account, a direct deposit refund will be issued in two business days of signing up for direct deposit.
Where do I find the routing number on my check?