Human Resources

Pre-On Boarding


HPU’s Information Technology team has been notified about your arrival.

IT will provide your credentials for your HPU email address + Workday account.

Once you arrive on campus, IT will schedule time to meet with you to assist in your equipment setup (e.g. phone and laptop)

If you need assistance please call them direct:

336-841-HELP (4357) or email

Background Check

Your dedicated HPU Human Resources Business Partner will initiate your mandatory background check upon receiving your acceptance of the offer letter.

HPU partners with Smart Trak/Trak-1 our background check provider. Please note that an email will come from Trak-1 requesting your written authorization in order to proceed with your background check. They may contact you should they need further information or clarification.

Your employment is contingent upon the the background check.

Login to Workday

Workday will be your first stop to start your onboarding journey. It will host everything you need to complete before your first day including your personal information, payment elections, federal withholding election, state withholding, I-9 form, and such. Workday will be your platform to access multiple HR related functions, for example: time off requests, benefits election, performance and payslips.

The IT department will issue your new HPU credentials, which you will use to log in to Workday to complete the onboarding steps and to sign up for the New Hire Orientation.