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About OSU

Learn what we’re all about here at Oregon State University! Here’s some links to get you started:

About Oregon State University

Strategic Plan 4.0

Our Leadership

The orientation process for new university employees is multi-faceted.

Learn more about OSU Orientation Essentials, check out the Campus Onboarding Guide, and register for an upcoming Informational Session below!

Orientation Essentials

Essential information for new employees, including terms of employment, benefits, safety rights, injury reporting, and critical training.


Don't forget your orientation checklist!

Download an Orientation checklist so you don’t miss anything! Work with your supervisor for unit-specific onboarding and orientation tasks.

If you are a new employee, download this self-guided checklist: word | pdf

If you are supervising a new employee, download this checklist: word | pdf

Onboarding Guide

A directory highlighting campus services, organizations, and engagement opportunities to help you get connected.


Relocation and Housing Resources

Find housing, rental, and more relocation resources here!

Informational Sessions

Find out when the next monthly New Employee Orientation session is!