Staff Resources
New Staff

Browse the links on this page for information and resources for staff who are new to McCormick and Northwestern.

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The Workforce Software Timekeeping system is used by Northwestern employees and managers to:

  • Enter time worked (biweekly-paid regular and temporary employees)
  • Enter time taken off (all regular staff employees and faculty librarians)
  • Approve work/off time for your employees

Training can be found here. To record & approve time, log in to Workforce using your NetID and password.

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Staff Training

myHR Systems Training

Consult with your supervisor on which myHR Systems training will be needed for your position.  Training can be found on myHR Learn at these links, sign in to myHR Learn is required

System Guides & FAQs

NU Financials Systems Training

Click on link below, you will be asked to log into myHR Learn* with your NU credentials.

*As an alternative to myHR Learn, Knowledge Base is a helpful search tool for NUFinancials how-to guides.


Travel System Training

  • Travel Program (Egencia) Overview
    • A link to Egencia’s Training Hub is now available in the Favorite Links section of your home page in Egencia. There are modules for new users (Travelers) and new Arrangers. To access Egencia, you will need to log in with your NU credentials.

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Performance Evaluation Process

All new staff are expected to set objectives and goals within the first month of work.  Please consult the Goal-Setting Essentials guide and Goal Sample Library resource for assistance, as well as reach out to your supervisor to schedule a meeting to discuss goals before entering them in myHR Learn.

To access the Performance Excellence online tool go to myHR Self Service and select the Learning and Performance tile, then click on the Me tab.

Please see the Performance Excellence site for information about Northwestern’s Performance Excellence Review process.

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These platforms require authorization and/or login to access.

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NUIT Administrative Systems

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Access Request Forms

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Northwestern Offices