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New Employees

Welcome to Washington State University!

Congratulations on your new position at Washington State University! We’re so glad you’ve chosen to become part of the Coug Community. Your journey begins here on your first day, into your first thirty days, and beyond. We are here with resources and information to help you along the way.

Your First Months at WSU

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Your First Day

Important deadlines and requirements that need to be completed on or before your first day of employment.

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Your First 30 Days

Finalize your benefits selections and review other requirements that must be completed in your first month.

Important Resources

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Employee Benefits

Learn about benefits like insurance and retirement plans and employee wellness programs.

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Use Workday to view pay slips, track time and leave, manage personal information, and more.

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Payroll Services

Find pay dates, direct deposit information, and more on the payroll services website.

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Employee Assistance Program

Confidential assessment and referral services available to employees.

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New Employee Training

Review required training and recommended courses for your first day and beyond.

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HRS Contact Information

HRS is here to help with your employment questions. Find your HR area/dept. service team.

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MyWSU Portal

Employee dashboard. Access earnings statements, view direct deposit information, and view your benefits.

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Parking and Transportation

Learn about parking options and permits, find maps, and explore transportation alternatives.

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Disability Services

Find policies and information on employee rights including leave and accommodations.

Personal Demographic Information

WSU is committed to providing equal opportunity in education and employment, and in all aspects of university activities. A critical element of our commitment to diversity lies in our ability to collect and assess student and employee demographic data. Your response to the voluntary WSU Employee Demographic Information Survey would be very helpful in our efforts to create a rich and inclusive community for all at WSU. Please visit the CCR website for more information and to complete this survey.