All new support staff employees who are eligible for staff benefits are required to attend. Orientation includes PowerPoint presentation by Human Resources and the Support Staff Council and requires completing paper work for Employment, Payroll, and staff benefits. Mentors are assigned to new employees to provide support during and after the introductory period. The mentors will also take new employees on a short tour of campus at the end of orientation. Orientation is generally conducted from 8:00 a.m. until noon on Monday.