Congratulations and welcome to the University of Alaska! This page is designed to be a one-stop-shop to provide you with your new employee orientation materials. If you have any questions on your benefits, please reach out to your HR Coordinator or to firstname.lastname@example.org and include your UA ID.
New Employee Orientation is held on the first and third Wednesdays of each month. Orientation is held virtually over Zoom from 8:30 a.m to 10:30 a.m.
This is your opportunity to ask questions and to meet a member of your benefits team!
This is where we will go over:
- Required action items
- General information about the University of Alaska system and UA HR
- Health care information
- Retirement information
- Annual leave, sick leave, Faculty Time Off, and leave without pay
- Additional benefits
- And more!
Your HR Coordinator will schedule you for your New Employee Orientation session. Please reach out to them to confirm you are scheduled. You will receive a Zoom link along with additional information the Friday before your scheduled orientation.
As a new employee, there are several required action items that need to be completed within your first 30 days of employment.
You will receive a Due Date Guide the Friday prior to your scheduled orientation. This will outline the items below, along with your 30-day due date.
At orientation, we will go into detail on each of the 5 required action items below: