Because of the holiday calendar, the Cashier’s Office will be closing at 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 20, 2013, through 9 a.m. Thursday, January 2, 2014.

Employees who receive a “hard copy” payroll check should make arrangements to pick up their checks by the close of business Friday, December 20, at the office located in the Student Accounts Building. As usual, a photo ID and signature is required for pickup.

Now is a great opportunity to consider saving time by enrolling in the direct deposit program. More than 92 percent of Illinois State employees have already enrolled because it’s the fastest, safest, and most convenient way to receive your paycheck. It is easy to sign up; simply log in to iPeople and select Self Service-Payroll & Compensation-Direct Deposit.