New Hire Orientation
Welcome to UMUC
Congratulations on your new job at the University of Maryland University College (UMUC). We are delighted that you are joining our talented and dedicated staff and collegiate faculty. In your new position, you will play a critical role in helping UMUC achieve its mission and strategic goals.
This site is dedicated to preparing you to make decisions about your benefits and arrive at UMUC informed and ready to enroll.
Instructions for New Hire Orientation
During your first day at UMUC, you will meet with a human resources specialist to review and enroll in your employee benefits. Documents MUST be submitted in black ink, without any errors (i.e. scratches, dashes, white-out, etc.).
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Step 1: Complete Human Resources Forms
Visit the Human Resources Forms page to print, read and complete all of the documents you will need to bring with you on your first day at UMUC.
Step 2: Review and Select Employee Benefits Packages
Visit the Benefits Enrollment Information page to read, print and complete your employee health care forms. Bring these with you on your first day at UMUC.
Step 3: Review and Select Retirement Plans
Visit the Retirement Enrollment Information page to read, print and complete your employee health care forms. Bring these with you on your first day at UMUC. Enrollment in a retirement plan is MANDATORY for all non-exempt and exempt regular status employees and all 12-month collegiate faculty.
Step 4: Review Pre-Orientation Checklist and Complete the Confirmation Form
Bring all questions regarding benefits and retirement enrollment with you on your first day.