New Employee Orientation

Sign Up for New Employee Orientation

Learn more about the University of Minnesota at New Employee Orientation. Orientation will help you succeed at your job and is required for all new faculty and staff. Space is limited, so sign up as soon as possible after you receive your Employee ID and email address. 

Dates and Location 

2016 Dates Time Location
Wednesday, December 14 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. TCF Bank Stadium
DQ Club
2009 University Avenue SE

2017 Dates Time Location
Wednesday, January 11 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE
Thursday, January 26 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Northrop Memorial Auditorium 
Founder's Room
84 Church Street
Wednesday, February 8 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE
Wednesday, February 23 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Northrop Memorial Auditorium 
Founder's Room
84 Church Street
Wednesday, March 15 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE
Tuesday, April 25 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE
Wednesday, May 24 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE
Wednesday, June 14 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. McNamara Alumni Center
A.I. Johnson Great Room
200 Oak Street SE

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Sign up

Sign up online for New Employee Orientation after your first day of work, once you have your Internet ID (x.500 username) and password. 

First time using your Employee ID, internet ID, or password? Call the Technology Helpline (Twin Cities campus): 612-301-4357.

For special needs or accommodations, please call Kari Nolan at 612-624-5866.

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Agenda 

Time Activity
8:00 - 8:30 a.m. Enjoy breakfast, network with your new colleagues, and get your picture taken with Goldy!
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Learn what it means to be Driven to Discover, how it shapes what we do, how we do it, where we came from, and where we’re going. 
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Welcome Fair: Representatives from dozens of offices, affinity groups, and support resources will be ready to help answer your questions and connect with you. 

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More Information

Orientation is required, so travel time and the orientation itself are considered work time. 

Email: newempl@umn.edu

Phone: 612-624-5866

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