The university remains open and is actively engaged in maintaining the safest possible learning and work environment.
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For details about Student Affairs operations, see the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response. Updated June 10, 2020 at 8:20 a.m.

New Employee Onboarding

Welcome to Appalachian State University and the Division of Student Affairs. This website is here to help you navigate Appalachian State University’s campus and the surrounding community a bit easier.

Before You Begin Employment

  • Confirm start date, location of the office, etc.
  • Discuss your computer needs and requirements
  • Make sure you are signed up for New Employee Orientation
  • Sign up for AppState-Alert AppState-Alert emergency messaging system
  • Order business cards in advance so they are waiting for you when you arrive

Your First Few Weeks

  • Confirm your schedule for the first couple of weeks
  • Be prepared to meet many other colleagues during this time
  • Make sure you have completed all tasks on the New Employee Hire forms
  • Get Parking Pass from Parking & Traffic Office

Important Things to Know

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