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Onboarding new employees to the university and to their positions during the first few months of their employment is critical to establishing successful, productive working relationships. Both the employee and the supervisor play key roles in effective onboarding.

New Employees

Congratulations on your new position, and welcome to the University of Tennessee! You’ve picked a great place to work, and we are glad to have you in Big Orange Country. Here are some of the first steps most University employees need to take to get started.

New Employee Toolkit


Congratulations on your new-hire! We look forward to welcoming your new employee to the the University of Tennessee. Below you will find helpful information about the onboarding process, including resources for pre and post-arrival to ensure a positive new beginning.

Supervisors Toolkit