Choosing a Direct Deposit Refund

  1. Go to
  2. Scroll down to the "Activate Your Card" section on the right and enter the 16 digit account number found on the front of your Webster Debit Card.
  3. Click Activate.

  4. Fill in all of the required fields
    - Card number will be pre-filled from the previous page
    - Type in your name exactly as it appears on your card
    - Type in the 3 digit Security Code located on the back of the card in the signature area.

    Security Code

    - Type in the last 4 digits of your Social Security Number, if you do not have a Social Security Number on file with Webster University use the two digit month and two digit year of your birth (example: 0175 for January 1975)

  5. Click Next.
  6. Next you create your own personal logon.
  7. Fill in your email address.
  8. Choose a password. You must enter twice to confirm.

  9. Click Go to Refund Choice.
  10. You are now asked to choose a method for your refund. Descriptions and features of each method are available on this page.

  11. To see more information or if you are unsure, click on I'm not sure, show me all 3 choices.

    3 Choices
  12. Make your choice of refund method and click Next
    Note: In this example, we use "ACH Transfer"
  13. On the next screen your refund choice will be confirmed. Click on Next Step-Complete Setup.

    Refund Choice Confirmation
  14. Verify or update your address, date of birth and US Citizenship.

    Information Verification
  15. Click Next.
  16. Your choice of ACH Transfer to your current bank account will be confirmed, click Next Step-Complete Setup.

  17. Next you will fill in the bank account information for the account you wish to have your funds transferred TO.

    Bank Information
  18. Fill in all of the required information then click Next Step: Generate ACH Form to Mail to Higher One.
  19. Next you will be shown the form you must print and mail to Higher One to finish your ACH/Direct Deposit setup.

    Print ACH Form
  20. Make sure your printer is ready to print, then click Print Form.
  21. Now you will be given the address to mail the ACH form you just printed.

    Mailing Address
  22. Write this address down for your records, then click Next.
  23. Next you can choose if you want to open a bank account with Higher One. If you choose not to do this now you can always go back and do this later.

    Choose to Open Account
  24. Click Next.
  25. Next you can choose your communications options. Once you have made your selections click Next.

    Communication Methods
  26. Next you will see a summary of your account status.

    Account Status Summary
  27. Your account is now setup and you may logout.