- You will have your HCS account today using this process. However, this process requires your name to
match exactly in the NYS Education
Department (SED) database. If it does not match, you may:
- Verify the spelling of your name on SED. Click here to search the database NYS Education Department (SED)
- Click 'I do not have...' link, even if you have a NYS driver license, to fill out the hardcopy form
for an account.