Spirit Point Image
Spirit Point Banner
Government agencies, foundations and individuals annually award SMU more than $11 million for research and sponsored projects in fields ranging from biology to theology, from engineering to the arts.


Payroll: TIMEaccess

TIMEaccess is the timekeeping module within the overall Access.SMU administrative system.

TIMEaccess is used to report time worked and time taken off by all non-exempt employees. TIMEaccess is also used report time off for regular exempt staff employees.


System Availability

TIMEaccess is available 24 hours a day, except for scheduled maintenance on Thursday evenings from 5:45 -7:45 PM.

In addition, special maintenance requirements may cause the system to be unavailable at other times. Details will be posted in the ĎAnnouncementí section on Access.SMU.


Reference Documents and Helpful Information

        Payroll processing deadlines

        Rounding of Hours

        Timeclock Locations

        TIMEaccess Exceptions

        TIMEaccess List Serve

        TIMEaccess Training Classes

        TIMEaccess Training Guides, Tutorials, and Job Aids



For assistance (including general usage questions), contact the OIT Help Desk at 214-768-4357 or email help@smu.edu.

The process to initiate or change a TIMEaccess userís access (Webclock, biweekly supervisor, or monthly delegate approver) is done by submitting the appropriate Account Request Form via the OIT Online Help Site.