Employee Onboarding

Ongoing Onboarding

Now that you are up and running in your position at SMU, make sure to visit the main Human Resources website for more information on the Conflict Resolution OfficeOccupational Health & Safety, InBalance Wellness Program, HR Calendar of Events and additional HR/Payroll Forms. Below are other items and events to look forward too during your first year:


New Employee Reception

You will be invited by the President's Office to an annual event hosted by the University President, to give employees in their first year an opportunity to mix, mingle and build cross-campus connections with their fellow colleagues.


On Campus Training

You will be invited by Human Resources to an Emergency Management information session which are offered to ensure everyone is aware of the University’s policy and what to do in case of an emergency on campus.

Additional training sessions include Violence in the Workplace, Sexual Assault, Intro to OHS. WHMIS (Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System) sessions, safe-lifting, and office ergonomics. Please contact Human Resources for more information.


Professional Development

You may be eligible for a tuition waiver, please refer to your collective agreement for more details. Please contact Human Resources for more information.


Service Excellence

Building on a strong tradition as a caring and close community, we will provide excellent service stemming from fully engaged faculty, staff, and students.  We strive to continuously improve our service quality by responding to the changing needs and expectations of all groups who make up our community.