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University of Washington Employee Orientations

Are you are required to attend an in-person orientation? That depends on where you work at the University of Washington. While all UW employees with a UWNetID are welcome to review their benefits choices via our Online Benefits Orientation, some employees will be required to attend an orientation specific to their work location. All orientations include a review of your Benefits package.

Go to one of the following work locations to see how to register for your orientation:

University of Washington Medical Center (required)

This two-day, in-person orientation is required of all new University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) employees. It will include policies and procedures specific to the University, as well as important regulations and standards specific to the Medical Center, your department, and your position. The first day of the orientation will be combined between the two medical centers—Harborview and UWMC—where you will be introduced to your Benefits package, general employment information, the UW culture, professional development opportunities, and other amenities. The second day will provide important information specific to UWMC.

Register for this orientation through Medical Centers HR before your first day on the job. For questions, call UWMC HR at 206-598-6116. Also, see the 2014 Medical Centers Orientation Schedule.

Harborview Medical Center (required)

This two-day,  in-person orientation is required of all new Harborview Medical Center (HMC) employees. It will include policies and procedures specific to the University, as well as important regulations and standards specific to the Medical Center, your department, and your position. The first day of the orientation will be combined between the two medical centers—HMC and UW Medical Center—where you will be introduced to your Benefits package, general employment information, the UW culture, professional development opportunities, and other amenities. The second day will provide important information specific to Harborview.

Register for this orientation through Medical Centers Human Resources before your first day on the job. For questions, call Medical Centers HR at 206-744-9220. Also, see the 2014 Medical Centers Orientation Schedule.

UW Seattle/Health Sciences - Benefits Orientation Only

Employees at the UW Seattle campus, including Health Sciences, can receive their orientation in either of the following ways:

UW Bothell (required)

University of Washington Bothell (UWB) employees are required to attend an in-person orientation. This three-part orientation covers:

To register, call UW Bothell Human Resources at 425-352-5462.

UW Tacoma (required)

UW Tacoma employees, whether new to the University or transferring from another UW campus, should attend this orientation. In general, the New Staff Orientation is scheduled for the last Friday of each month. This orientation covers:

To register, send an email to Iris Marx at imarx@uw.edu, or contact UWT Human Resources at 253-692-5669.

 

 

 

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