Direct Deposit of Student Refunds

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To provide more flexible options for receiving refunds, Central Michigan University has partnered with BankMobile to deliver student account refunds. BankMobile allows students to deposit their refunds into an existing direct deposit account or sign up for a BankMobile Vibe checking account. 

For more information about BankMobile, please visit their website.

To select a refund choice:

  • Login at
  • Click on "My Account" in the upper right corner
  • Scroll to the Finance Heading and click "Set Up Direct Deposit for my Student Refund Method"
  • You will be redirected to the BankMobile website to make your refund choice

BankMobile Customer Care:

Phone: 1-877-327-9515 (Hours of Operation 8:00 AM – 11:00PM EST)

*Automated services line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

To view our institution's contract with BankMobile, a division of Customer Bank, please visit BankMobile's site.  

Changes made on refund payment dates may not take effect before refunds are processed. To view the account your refund has been sent to, please sign into your BankMobile account at 

If you are employed at CMU and want more information on having your paychecks direct deposited into a personal bank account, please visit the Payroll or Travel Reimbursement website.