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

Wednesday, July 23rd 8am-10am Health and Learning Center room 2405

Wednesday, August 20th 1pm-3pm Health and Learning Center room 2405

Thursday, August 28th 12:30pm-2:30pm Health and Learning Center room 2405

Friday, September 5th 9am-11am Health and Learning Center room 2405

Tuesday, September 9th 1pm-3pm Health and Learning Center room 2405 

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, July 9th 10:00am-11:30am Health and Learning Center room 2403

Wednesday, July 23rd 10:30am-12:00pm Health and Learning Center room 2405

Register for Benefits Orientation.

New faculty orientation

In addition to the mandatory New Employee Orientation, new faculty are required to attend a new faculty orientation. 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:

  • View the presentation.
  • Print out the acknowledgement form.
  • Fill out your information.
  • Sign.
  • Send to Human Resources.

New employee orientation presentation
Presentation handout

Print and sign the acknowledgement form once you have completed new employee orientation and return it to Human Resources.

Orientation acknowledgement form