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Direct Deposit of Student Refunds

Eastern Illinois University offers direct deposit of student refunds, meaning you can have your financial aid refund check sent directly to your bank account. Notification of the direct deposit with be sent to your EIU e-mail address.

In order to sign up for direct deposit, complete the EFT authorization form, attach a voided check and send to the Student Accounts Office. If you have any questions, contact the Student Accounts Office at 217-581-3715.

A refund must be direct deposit or it is mailed to the local address. Please print and return this EFT authorization form.