Workday & STARS guides


The many Workday guides are updated frequently.  Please make sure to refer to the most recent version of the guides at 

Workday guide: Manage Compensation (Academic) > PDF Subsidy for Health Insurance


STARS, in combination with Workday, is used to hire postdoctoral and postgraduate appointees.  Laboratory Associates and Visiting Fellows are NOT hired through STARS.  Instead, they are classified as Contingent Workers and are hired through Workday.

The following instructional guides will assist both Administrators and Candidates with use of STARS in the hiring of postdoctoral and postgraduate appointments.

  1. STARS initial communication (for email) to candidate (Requisition Link included)
  2. STARS creating a candidate profile
  3. STARS editing a candidate profile (including uploading documents)

Training Power Point Presentations:

Workday Training 2015