How to Register for Electronic Refunds (RU ScholarRefund)

Register with RU ScholarRefund to receive your refund electronically. RU ScholarRefund provides instructions to guide you through the process. 

Using RU ScholarRefund, you won't have to wait for the check to be mailed to you or for it to clear your account after deposit. Once your bank has credited your account electronically, the funds are available to you for your immediate use. 

Students enrolled in our fully online programs are also encouraged to sign up for electronic refunds.

Please note: ACH is currently not available for summer or winter session(s).


Step 1: Log in to your student account with your NetID and a valid Rutgers University email address.

Step 2: Create a unique and secure password.

Step 3: Enter your name and address.

Step 4: Enter bank account title.
Enter your name as it appears on your account

Step 5: Enter the ABA Check Routing Number.
Enter the 9-digit routing number found at the bottom of your check. (see sample)

Check example indicates routing and account number locations

Step 6:  Enter your bank account number.

Step 7:  After reading the disclosure agreement, select "I have read and agree to the above disclosure box" and press Continue.

Step 8: Verify the information to confirm, and create your account.

Step 9:  You will see a message, "Bank Account Created!" Select "I Have Verified the Information, Create the Account!"

Step 10: Create a password and select a security question and answer. Your user name is your RU email address.

Step 11: Select "Complete Registration".

Step 12: You will receive a series of email messages to advise you of the next steps in the process.