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Onboarding Resources

Welcome and congratulations on your new position with Penn State! The staff in the New Employee Center are committed to guiding and supporting you throughout the onboarding process to ensure that your transition to the Penn State family is as smooth as possible. This website provides you with all of the information you need to prepare to join Penn State as a new employee.

What is onboarding? Onboarding is the process that a new hire goes through that begins with accepting the offer, through and beyond your first day of employment, including employment paperwork and providing you with the tools you need to begin your new position at Penn State. To prepare for your first day please use the menu items to the left to read through the Before You Arrive and Your First Day information, and to sign up for an onboarding session.

If you have any questions, you may contact the New Employee Center staff at dataonboarding@psu.edu or at 814-865-9285.

We look forward to working with you!