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Direct Deposit

Enrolling in Direct Deposit is as easy as 1-2-3!

  1. Obtain your bank information
    - Bank routing and account number

  2. Enroll online using Self-Service
    - Must be on campus or using ISU Multi-factor Authentication

  3. Direct your deposit to one account or multiple accounts
    - Follow the links on the buttons above for instructions

To comply with NACHA rules, please advise the University Payroll Office if you receive your pay via direct deposit at a U.S. bank and intend to transfer the entire payment amount to a bank in another country.

To enroll in Direct Deposit, you may use Employee Self-Service through MyIllinoisState.  You may also fill out the Direct Deposit Authorization Form and return it to the University Payroll Office in person, by mail, by faxing 309-438-3357, or by secure form Dropbox Sensitive Form Submission.

Employees who desire to update their direct deposit via Employee Self-Service must be on an Illinois State Network or using Multi-factor Authentication (MFA). For assistance with MFA, contact the IT Helpdesk at  (309) 438-4357 or



Direct Deposit enrollment for payroll purposes is independent of Student Accounts and Business Office. To receive Student Accounts and Business Office payments via direct deposit, please visit the sites below.