Below you will find a variety of University resources to assist you. Many websites offer additional resources of interest, so please explore them thoroughly. Eligibility for these resources, policies, and programs may be dependent upon your employment status. Please check website information carefully to determine if you are eligible. If you have questions, please contact the office or department indicated on the website.

The resources below are provided to assist you in finding balance in the various aspects of your work, academic and family life. Please read the disclaimer at the bottom of this page for additional information.

Dual Career Couples

Individuals are encouraged to utilize the Greater Oregon Higher Education Recruitment Consortium ( free job board to explore employment at other institutions of higher education within the greater Oregon and southern Washington region.The Greater Oregon Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (GO HERC) provides the most comprehensive higher education job search tools in the Northwest, listing hundreds of jobs from our member colleges and universities, community colleges, teaching hospitals, and research institutes. Its members are committed to diversity hiring and dual-career couples, and our jobs cover the broadest spectrum of business functions, academic disciplines, and career stages. These job search resources are free and open to the public. The Office of Work-Life & GO HERC also offers partners of faculty and professional faculty assistance in finding employment inside and outside the OSU community for up to one year. Services include the following: OSU job leads, corporate and community contacts for informational interviews and networking, and general resume/CV review.  For more information, contact Christina Schaaf or call 737-4960.

Scholar Housing Program

University Housing and Dining Services offers short-term transitional housing to incoming faculty and staff through our scholar housing program. Please note that all guests must be 18 years or older to stay in scholar housing spaces. For more information or to make reservations please visit the Scholar Housing Program website.

Inside OSU

The New Employee Resources site is intended to help you get acquainted with many of the resources available to you as a new employee and to help you better understand the organization as a whole. It is not meant to be an all inclusive orientation, but it provides a small piece to enhance what you may have received through your department, college, or from other units at OSU.

Temporary Housing Options for Incoming Faculty & Staff

Relocating and Moving

The Business Affairs page includes legal and helpful information for New Employees as well as for the unit hiring the employee.