HR Portal Instructions

Registering for the Workforce Now Employee Self-Service Portal

Before you can access the portal you must complete the Registration Process.

Screenshot: Welcome to ADP. User Login. Admin Login. User ID. Password. Forgot your User ID/Password? Log in. First Time User? Register Here. Help Getting Started.

Step 1 of 7:

Enter Registration Code: cdsbuffalo-146 and click Next. Then verify that you are sure you want to set up an account with Faculty Student Association.

Screenshot: Create your account. Registration code: cdsbuffalo-146. Next.

Step 2 of 7:

Verify Identity – Enter required information (you will be asked for the last four digits of your Social Security Number and your birth month and day) and click Next.

Screenshot: Identify yourself. First name. Last name. SSIN, EIN or ITIN. Birth month, day and year.

Step 3 of 7:

Get User ID & Create Password
  • User ID is auto-generated by the system
  • Password must be at least 8 characters long and contain at least 1 letter and 1 number
  • Passwords are case sensitive
  • Click Next to go to Step 4

Step 4 of 7:

Select Security Questions & Answers
  • This information will be used to verify your identity if you forget your user ID and/or password
  • Click Next to go to Step 5

Step 5 of 7:

Select Security Questions & Answers
  • Enter an email address and click the radial button Use for Notifications
  • If you forget your user ID or need to reset your password, ADP will send updates/information to the email address provided
  • Click Next to go to Step 6
  • To complete registration process – you will need to have access to the email address provided in this step

Step 6 of 7:

Enter Activation Code
  • ADP will send the Activation Code to the email address provided in Step 5
  • Enter Activation Code
  • Click Next to go to Step 7

Step 7 of 7:

Review and Submit
  • Review the information entered
  • User ID is: first initial + lastname@cdsbuffalo (i.e.: jsmith@cdsbuffalo)
  • Click Done to complete Registration!