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New Employee Orientation on March 6

February 26, 2015

New Employee Orientation on March 6

Employees who are new to UC Merced can learn the lay of the land at the next new employee orientation, which is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 6 in KL 362. Please note the location change for the March meeting.

Register to attend by using the UC Learning Center and search for "new employee orientation." Registration is recommended, however, walk-ins are welcome. New employee orientation is held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. the first Friday of each month. For more information, visit the new employee orientation site.

The first few weeks in a new job can be challenging. To ease the stress of settling in, Human Resources has compiled a list of resources to assist new employees in acclimating to the university. Whether you are new to UC Merced or in a position of supervising others, you will find value in this tool.

Upcoming Trainings, Events

Employees interested in upcoming trainings and events organized by Human Resources can visit the department's event calendar. The calendar lists workshops and trainings, from time-management courses to conflict-resolution workshops. For more information, contact hrtraining@ucmerced.edu.

To register for upcoming professional development and training workshops:

  1. Log in to the UC Learning Center using your UC Merced Net ID.
  2. Search for training by name in the search bar on the left of your screen.
  3. Select the course you are interested in, click “register” to see offerings, schedule and location details.
  4. Check the box next to the class that fits your needs and click “submit” to register.