As part of the hiring process, all new benefits-eligible staff will be automatically registered for , conducted by the HR Benefits team and campus partners. The date for orientation will be included on the official offer letter sent to the new employee by University Human Resources. Similarly, new benefits-eligible faculty will be automatically enrolled in orientation. That date will be shared with both the department and new faculty member.
New employee orientation is an all-day session designed to give new faculty and staff pertinent information regarding healthcare benefits, retirement benefits, wellness programs, parking services, and more. The session also serves as an opportunity for new employees to complete any new hire paperwork that they may not yet have completed with the HR Service Center.
Employees are encouraged to remind supervisors of their orientation date and to make sure that no conflicting meetings are scheduled for that day so as to not miss any pertinent information.