Getting Started with Workday

Using Workday@UChicago is as easy as 1, 2, 3.

one.jpg Make sure your Browser Supports Workday.

 Contact your local IT help desk or IT Services (773-702-5800) if you have questions about your browser or experience any issues. For Booth School of Business, please contact

Browser Version Requirements
Firefox (recommended) 17.x or Higher (Current version preferred) Requires Adobe® Flash Plugin (10.1.53+)
Google Chrome 20+  
Safari 6.x+ Requires Adobe® Flash Plugin (10.1.53+)
Internet Explorer 9.x+ (Current version preferred)  

two.jpg Go to and log in to Workday using your CNetID and password via the Shibboleth portal.

If you don’t have a CNetID, or can’t remember it, please go to

3.jpg Discover Workday@UChicago!

You can use Workday as your single site to manage your personal and payroll information, including:

  • Updating your home address, phone and emergency contacts.
  • Viewing paystubs and W-2s
  • Updating your direct deposit accounts and federal W-4.

Remember, Workday doesn’t have any historical information. To view paystubs and W-2s prior to 2015, please visit Employee Self-Service.

Once you have finished your tasks in Workday, please log out of the system and shut down your browser. Shutting down your browser will clear browser memory cache and prevent others from accidentally viewing your personal data.

Need help?

Quick Reference Guides & Videos for Employees

Contact the Workday Knowledge Center at 773-702-4433, or email