Welcome Employees and Job Seekers!

Current Employees

To achieve its mission and address the world's grand challenges, the University depends on thousands of talented and diverse faculty and staff. This site will help you learn more about all the University has to offer you, including benefits and resources to help you with your day-to-day work and grow your career.

Prospective Employees

Thank you for your interest in the University. We offer one of the most vibrant, satisfying, and rewarding workplaces in Minnesota. And with nearly 26,000 employees at the University, 850 distinct job titles, and five Minnesota campuses, your opportunities are vast. Learn more in Find a Job.

HR News

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President Kaler offers his perspective on a Twin Cities faculty union

President Kaler recently wrote an email to faculty explaining his views on the upcoming faculty election. He encouraged faculty to "consider all viewpoints and resources, including academic research" and treat the issue with the importance it deserves. The following websites are a good place to start learning:

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Leadership: The Essential Ingredient to Employee Engagement Coming Aug. 3

If you're a University leader who wants to create a thriving workplace and full engaged employees, register for the panel discussion Leadership: The Essential Ingredient to Employee Engagement, on Wednesday, August 3, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the Theater at Coffman Memorial Union. The session will present an overview of three years of the University's E2 Employee Engagement data and research to support leadership in fostering everyday engagement. In addition, a panel of University leaders will discuss how they've used employee engagement data and what actions they've taken to improve employee engagement. The event is sponsored by Leadership and Talent Development.

Why I Work at the U

"I love the U and what it stands for. I say congratulations to every freshman I do a phone interview with. I think it's such an important message to acknowledge the work it takes to get into this institution of learning." 

Tracy Sherbert
Trainer, University of Minnesota Foundation Call Center

"I work in a field that's new, moving forward, and with lots of research to be done. It's never hard to get up in the morning."

Pamala Jacobson
Professor of Pharmacy

"I am so grateful for the opportunity to work on important projects with kind, passionate, and fun individuals."

Luna Allen-Bakerian
Student Employee, University of Minnesota Women's Center 

Diversity on Campus

The University is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and welcoming campus. Learn more about diversity at the U.

HR Policies

All policies can be found in the University Policy Library. Look for the Human Resource Policy page for policies related specifically to Human Resources. Forms from across the University are available on this site as well.

Contact Us

Phone: 4-UOHR (612-624-8647, or 800-756-2363)

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Office of Human Resources
100 Donhowe Building
319 15th Ave. S.E.
Minneapolis, MN 55455


U of M Job Center
545 West Bank Office Building
1300 South Second Street
Minneapolis, MN 55454