Welcome to HR Direct
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IMPORTANT - HR Direct System Upgrade Now Live 10/10/17
UMMS has upgraded its HR Direct PeopleSoft application. The Upgrade has a new navigation design that will better the user functionality. Below are training resources for the new upgrade. Also, please note that you will need to clear your cache before you access HR Direct with the new upgrade. You may access this easy step by step guide on how to clear your cache, How to Clear Cache in Every Major Browser.
More Helpful Tips for Clearing Cache in Your Browser:
- In Internet Explorer only, you must remember to uncheck "Preserve Favorites Website Data" when you go through the settings to clear your cache.
- In most computer-based web browsers, you can open menus used to clear cache, cookies and history, by pressing Ctrl-Shif-Delete (Windows) or Command-Shift-Delete (Mac).
HR Direct Upgrade Training Resources
- Using the NavBar in HR Direct
- Accessing Manager Time Approval
- Accessibility Settings in HR Direct
- Personalizing Your Homepage in HR Direct
- Working with Favorites in HR Direct
- Adding and Deleting Tiles in HR Direct
- How to Access Classic Mode in HR Direct
- How to Clear Cache in Every Major Browser
The following browsers are supported in the HR Direct Upgrade:
To view the other training resources for the new upgrade, click here.
About HR Direct
HR Direct is the self-service application available to all UMASS Medical School employees to manage their human resource and payroll information. For more information about HR Direct, click here.
The HR Direct Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is required for UMMS. Self Service for W2 and Direct Deposit access is now enabled with MFA registration. Therefore, please make your Direct Deposit type changes online versus sending the forms.
Employee Self Service (ESS) allows employees to:
- Employee Self Service (ESS) Time Reporting Process - Online Training Guide
- Employee Self Service (ESS) Time Reporting Process - Cheat Sheet
Manager Self Service (MSS) allows managers to:
- Update Job & Personal Information
- Manage Time Approval
- Manager Self Service (MSS) Time Approval Process - Online Training Guide
- Manager Self Service (MSS) Time Approval Process - Cheat Sheet
We have several Job Aids to provide additional support for you.