Cardinal Human Capital Management (HCM) Frequently Asked Questions
Cardinal is the Commonwealth of Virginia’s financial, human capital management (HCM), and business intelligence application. Cardinal is designed to consolidate and streamline administrative systems into one platform.
The Cardinal HCM system has broad functionality. Radford University full time employees will use the Benefits Administration area of Cardinal HCM to enroll in and maintain health benefits and flexible spending accounts. Open enrollment, mid-year qualifying life events and COBRA will be administered through Cardinal HCM.
Does Cardinal HCM have an impact for part time employees (wage, student wage, adjunct, graduate assistants)?
No. Cardinal HCM is only for full time employees with health insurance benefits.
Radford University full time employees will act as Employee Self-Service Users (ESS) to enroll in and update health benefits and flexible spending accounts.
No. Radford University is not utilizing Cardinal HCM for time and attendance. Timesheets and leave reports and leave balances are accessed through Self-Service Banner in OneCampus.
No. Radford University is not utilizing Cardinal HCM for payroll. Employee pay stubs are accessed through OneCampus.
No. Radford University will update Cardinal HCM with required personal information. Updates to personal information such as address and emergency contacts should be made using links in OneCampus.
Please refer to the HR Benefits & Wellness website for additional information and instructions.
Yes. Your Radford University email address and state id number will be used to register. This is a one-time registration process and could take up to 15-minutes to complete. Multifactor authentication is required.
Obtain your Cardinal Id through the OneCampus link for Employee State ID. State Id and Cardinal Id are the same.
Okta is used for identity management. Multi-factor authentication, similar to the Duo program used by the University, is required to access Cardinal HCM.
Your Radford University email address is your Cardinal user name.
The first point of contact is Radford University Human Resources. Please call 831-5008 or email@example.com. HR will provide instructions if a Cardinal HCM help desk ticket is required.