New Employee Guide: Your First Thirty Days

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Your First Thirty Days

As you round out the first month, there are some items you need to make sure to have taken care of before 30 days have passed.


New Staff

Enroll In Benefits/Retirement

You must enroll for benefits in the first 30 days.

Online Training Requirements

Complete your online required training modules. (This should have been emailed to you.)


New Faculty, Tenure-Track and Adjunct

Enroll In Benefits/Retirement

You must enroll for benefits in the first 30 days.

Online Training Requirements

Complete your online required training modules. (This should have been emailed to you.)


New Student Workers

Turn in Retirement Exemption Form

If you have not done so already, turn in the OPERS exemption form to the Dean's office

Online Training Requirements

Complete your online required training modules. (This should have been emailed to you.)


Contact Information

Amy Owens Smith
Human Resources Manager and
Equal Opportunity Coordinator
Muntz Hall • Room 140
Phone: (513) 745-5615
Email: smith9a5@ucmail.uc.edu