The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 3/27/2020 at 5:59 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response.

Posted 12:17pm, March 19, 2020. Updated 3:12pm on March 24, 2020.

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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