New Employee Information & Communication


1. If you are a newly hired Bucknell employee, please set up the following prior to your first day of employment.
(Emailed to employees 1 hour after ticket creation)

  1. BAM - Bucknell Account Management: Locate the email message that contains the instructions for setting up your Bucknell account. Log into to add your recovery phone number and email address, configure your recovery questions, create your Bucknell password, and select a friendly email alias. Bucknell Account Management FAQ:
  2. Duo Security - Multifactor Authentication: Go to to configure Duo Security. Library & IT recommends that you setup the Duo mobile app on your smartphone, if you have one. Duo Security FAQ:
  3. If you have a smartphone (iPhone or Android), please install these two apps from the iPhone or Android phone store:
    • Bucknell University Mobile App
    • Workday Mobile App
  4. When you arrive on campus for your first day of employment, you will need to:
    • Know your Bucknell username and password.
    • Bring your smartphone with the Duo, Workday, and Bucknell University mobile apps installed.
    • If you do not have a smartphone, bring your cell phone.

2. Supervisor/Contact will verify building and Room
(emailed to Supervisor/Contact ~1 hour and 5 minutes after ticket creation)

3. On your first day of employment, please setup the following.
(Emailed on day of Orientation/Start Date)

4. If you are assigned a Bucknell-owned computer, please configure the following:
(Emailed on day of Orientation/Start Date)



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