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New Faculty Orientation

To begin the enrollment process, faculty members are expected to complete the following first steps of employment at the University of Florida.

1. Welcome Center Website

Review this website for helpful tips and information to ease your transition and ensure successful employment at UF. This comprehensive website contains valuable information about the University of Florida. Included are benefit package options (includes tables outlining Healthcare and other insurance options for eligible employees), Retirement Plan options, Leave and Holidays, Professional Development, Arts and Culture, and more.

2. Benefits Enrollment at UF

Once you have completed step 1 (above), visit the benefits eligibility webpage to view enrollment information for the various insurance plans offered to UF employees.

3. Retirement New Employee Information Webpage

This webpage explains available retirement plan choices depending on salary plans.

Employees are also required to take the online Harassment Prevention Training within their first 30 days of employment.

The Faculty Ombuds website provides a nice overview of resources for faculty old and new.

If you have any questions about your new UF employment, please contact Human Resource Services at (352) 392-2477 or email human-resources@ufl.edu.