New Employees

Welcome to the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System!

This page, along with orientation and training provided by your institution, can help you get a good start during the first few months on the job. 

Check out the links on the right-hand side of this page for information on:

  • Employee Self Service
    Link to the State of Minnesota's self-service portal where you can update your payroll information, register for benefits, and other useful actions.  You will need a State Employee ID to enter the site.  Your HR or Payroll office can provide this information.
  • Benefits Enrollment
    Information about the types of benefits you may be eligible for, and instructions for signing up.
  • Training for New Employees
    Links and information about online training that is required for new employees
  • Professional Development
    Information and registration links for professional development opportunities for system employees
  • Questions to Ask Your Supervisor (PDF)
    Printable checklist of information you may want to discuss with your supervisor to help you be successful in your new job.
  • Star Alert (PDF)
    Information about and sign up for the system office Wells Fargo Place wireless emergency notification system.

As a new employee of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, you are also an employee of the State of Minnesota. The State of Minnesota's MMB site has information about the state resources that are now available to you.