HR Questions

Friday, September 2, 2016 - 8:53am
Kent State's Institute for Excellence is a membership-driven leadership development program. Eligible faculty and staff first become members by completing the program. However, leadership development does not end with completion o...
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 3:52pm
Kent State University employees can experience fun by day and fright by night at Cedar Point’s 20th anniversary HalloWeekends, held Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, Sept. 16 through Oct. 30. The Great Pumpkin Fest will showcase craft zones, trick or treats, hay bale mazes, a para...
Friday, August 5, 2016 - 8:43am
Kent State University’s holiday shutdown for 2016 will begin Friday, Dec. 23, 2016. In addition, the university will close Monday, Dec. 26, 2016, through Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. All offices will re-open on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Pay Dates: The semi-monthly and bi-weekly pays will...
Thursday, July 21, 2016 - 3:06pm
Yes, new hires are expected to complete the Beyond Compliance requirement. During new hire orientation, new employees are asked to complete the four courses listed below:
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 8:36am
On July 20 from 3-6 p.m., certified Child Passenger Safety Technicians from the Portage County Health Department will conduct child car seat inspections at the Kent State Child Development Center, which is located at 775 Loop Road in Kent.   Four out of five car seats are instal...
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 3:16pm
Employees of Kent State University may qualify for participation in the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. Under this program, full-time employees can apply for forgiveness from certain types of student loans, possibly reducing or eliminating their debt. For additi...
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 4:04pm
Kent State University offers a comprehensive (printable) list of resources, contact...
Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 2:53pm
Office 365/Exchange accounts will be deleted for all employees who leave the university. Email will be converted to a kent.edu Gmail account if the employee will be an alumnus or enrolled student after employment ends. Users who are not alumni or currently enrolled students will...
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 4:43pm
The Division of Human Resources sets a minimum goal of two hours of Beyond Compliance training for all faculty and staff to complete each fiscal year. Beyond Compliance training provides a mix of learning opportunities that are geared toward relevant laws, university policies and...
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 3:28pm
Federal law requires that every employer and agricultural recruiter/referrer-for-a-fee hiring of an individual for employment in the United States, complete a Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification. Form I-9 will help you verify your employee's identity and employment aut...

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