Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 72.21
Liaison Brandon Trelstad
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Oregon State University
EN-8: Employee Orientation

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Brandon Trelstad
Sustainability Coordinator
Sustainability Office
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Percentage of new employees (faculty and staff) that are offered orientation and/or outreach and guidance materials that cover sustainability topics:

A brief description of how sustainability is included in new employee orientation (including how multiple dimensions of sustainability are addressed):

The Sustainability Office, Campus Recycling and the Center for Civic Engagement participate in several new employee orientation activities including:
University Day - a campus-wide event kicking off the new academic year and targeting programs to employees
Training Days - a fall event offering training to all employees, but specifically targeting new employees.

The Beaver Community Fair is a fall event that targets all newcomers to the OSU campus but primarily emphasizes student engagement.

The Office of Human Resources maintains the New Employee Resources website that contains sustainability information specifically targeted toward new employees. The Sustainability Office maintains content and targeted outreach for new employees. This information is distributed to new employees along with information about benefits and other general information.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

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