Kronos is used by biweekly-paid regular staff, temporary employees, and student employees to log hours each pay period. Monthly-paid staff, librarians, and postdocs use Kronos to record vacation, sick, and other leave time each month.
Kronos is accessible from any on-campus wired or wireless computer. To use Kronos from off-campus or University housing, you must connect to the NU VPN first.
Kronos: Java Update Notice
Kronos issued an advisory in response to Microsoft's announcement to block outdated Java versions. In summary, outdated Java versions will be blocked by Microsoft and users who have not already done so will need to upgrade Java to a current version. Failure to update Java will cause the regular, Java-based Kronos login to not work.
The block from Microsoft will occur on Tuesday, Sepetember 9. At that point, the following Java versions will be blocked and will not work with Kronos:
For additional help troubleshooting your browser or Java security messages, refer to the Kronos 6.3 Troubleshooting Guide.
If you are a new employee or supervisor, attend a training for a brief system overview. Click here to see the schedule and register.
Drop by a weekly open lab for one-on-one assistance or to use a Java-compatible computer.
Kronos Help Desk
Phone: 847-467-7606 / Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm