A consultative approach to background checks.

Accurate Background is a leading provider of automated workforce screening. U.S. and international clients across all industries, from emerging businesses to Fortune 500 companies, rely on our compliant solutions. Accurate Background is accredited by the Professional Background Screening Association and has been recognized by Inc. 5000, and Deloitte Technology Fast 500, and the Workforce Hotlist.

  • What You Get

  • How It Works

  • Results

  • Resources

What You Get

Customer-Focused Culture

Our customer-focused culture and award-winning support teams empower clients to hire and retain the best talent and provide positive experiences for candidates and employees.

Ongoing Support

We know that a smooth implementation and responsive, ongoing support is critical to a successful partnership, so we take utmost care to ensure your transition as a new client is rapid and thorough.

Right-Fit Screening

From criminal record checks and drug testing, to employment verifications and compliance support, Accurate Background offers right-fit screening solutions for all of your hiring needs.

Superior Timeliness

With Accurate, 68% of all searches are returned within 24 hours and 86% are returned within 48 hours, ensuring you're able to fill positions with best-fit talent for your organization faster.

PBSA Accreditation

The “seal” of the industry, Accurate is PBSA accredited for its consumer protection, legal compliance, client education, product standards, service standards, and general business practices.


Accurate provides 3DES SSL encryption for secure data Certificate of Authority with 128-bit encryption and has dual servers to ensure redundant, continuous system access, so your team never misses a beat.

How It Works

Making sure you hire the right people for the right role is critical to your business success.

You need screening solutions that address and meet the diverse needs of your organization, as well as a consultative approach that helps you create, define, and establish a screening program that's right for you.

Ultimate partners with Accurate Background to offer a comprehensive suite of cloud-based employee background and drug screening services.

Through a bi-directional integration between Ultimate Software and Accurate Backround, recruiters and hiring managers can initiate employment background and drug testing checks on candidates directly within UltiPro Recruiting® with just a few clicks.

Once a background check is initiated, information entered into UltiPro Recruiting is pre-populated in the background check form, reducing duplicate data entry. Then, an email is sent to the candidate to provide any additional information and to obtain consent.

With seamless access and an interactive workflow for managing background screening requirements, the solution offers a fast, simple, and intuitive user and applicant experience, allowing you to increase workforce productivity, reduce time-to-hire, and get more, high-quality hires.

Accurate Background's unique screening offerings include:

  • Criminal Searches
  • National SSN / Address Locator
  • Sex Offender Registry Services
  • Employment & Education Verifications
  • Professional License Verifications & References
  • Credit Reports
  • Civil Searches
  • Motor Vehicle Reports
  • International Background Searches & Screenings
  • Drug Testing
  • I-9 / E-Verify

Customer Results

Sonoma State University

"We recently implemented Accurate Background and are extremely pleased. Setup and implementation were faster and easier than we expected, plus Accurate was incredibly flexible and responsive to our unique needs as a public university. Most results come back within 48-72 hours, and we’ve found Accurate’s customer service to be second to none. My team especially likes the online live chat feature. "

Tammy S. Kenber | Chief Human Resources Officer


Accurate Resources

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