Orientation

New employee orientation

New employee orientation is required of all new, benefit-eligible employees and must be completed within 30 days of your start date.

New employee orientation is a two-hour session, held once or twice per month.

Orientation covers topics such as:

  • the mission, goals and values of the university
  • the rights and responsibilities employees have in their employment relationship with the university
  • resources available to employees

Upcoming sessions

Thursday, August 20th 2:30pm - 4:30pm Health & Learning Center room 2403

Wednesday, August 26th 2:00pm - 4:00pm Health & Learning Center room 2403

Friday, August 28th 9:00am - 11:00am Health & Learning Center room 2402 A/B

Friday, September 4th 9:00am - 11:00am Health & Learning Center room 2403

For all non-benefit eligible employees, they may complete the new employee (non-benefit eligible) orientation within their first 30 days. 

Register for new employee orientation.

In addition to New Employee Orientation check for required training specific to your position.  

Benefits orientation

Attend a Benefits Orientation

Upcoming sessions

Wednesday, August 5th 2:00pm-4:00pm Human Resources Conference Room 120, Centennial building (91)

Wednesday, August 19th 12:00pm- 2:00pm Human Resources Conference Room 120, Centennial building (91)

Wednesday, September 2nd 2:00pm-4:00pm Human Resources Conference Room 120, Centennial building (91)

Register for Benefits Orientation.

Productive Beginnings /New faculty orientation

In addition to the mandatory HR New Employee Orientation, new faculty are required to attend a the opening Productive Beginnings program, from the Provost's Office and Faculty Professional Development. For more information, visit the new faculty page and check out the New Faculty Checklist.

Graduate assistant orientation

Graduate assistants employed by the university (whether in teaching, research, or student services roles) are required to attend an orientation provided by the Graduate College each August. 

New employee orientation presentation

An online orientation is available if you do not work on the Flagstaff campus or if you have a scheduling conflict with orientation sessions.

To satisfy the new employee orientation requirement:

  • Click the link below
  • View all three modules
  • At the end of each module is a virtual handshake, you will need to click on the handshake to obtain credit for that module.

New employee orientation presentation
Presentation handout