Michigan State University
Controller's Office

Administration Bldg
426 Auditorium Rd, Rm 305
East Lansing, MI 48824
517 355-5020

SECTION 18: Bank Accounts and Credit Cards

Last updated: September 2014

I. Bank Accounts in Michigan State University’s Name

The creation of any type of bank account in Michigan State University’s name is prohibited. If you have questions regarding the use of a bank account, please call the Office of Investments and Financial Management at 355-5018.

II. Credit Cards in Michigan State University’s Name

The acquisition of any credit card in Michigan State University’s name is prohibited. The following are the only MSU-approved credit cards:

  1. MSU Purchasing Card – see Section 271
  2. MSU Corporate Travel Card (employee name only) – see Section 70
  3. MSU Meeting Planner Cards (University Travel Office program)