Minimum Wage Increase - Effective 07/01/16

Enacted by the 2016 Oregon Legislature, Senate Bill 1532 establishes a series of annual minimum wage rate increases beginning July 1, 2016 through July 1, 2022.  More information can be found on the Office of Human Resources Classification and Compensation website. 

The FOBC Human Resources Team Has Moved!

As of June 7th, 2016, all Forestry, Oceanic and Atmospheric Business Center Human Resources Personnel are now located in the CEOAS Administration Building, Room 108.  Please come by our new office space at some point to say, "Hello!"

Graduate Assistants/EmpCenter - Effective 03/16/16

What is changing?

As of the 3/16/16 pay period, Graduate Assistants will have timesheets in EmpCenter.  These timehseets will be used to report sick leave and substitute hours worked.  See the What's New page for details about the changes to EmpCenter, and the announcement for the open lab schedule for graduate assistants and supervisors.   

What resources are available to assist Graduate Assistants with this change?

Graduate Assistant Training Page

Graduate Assistant Quick Reference Card

What resources are available to assist Supervisors with this change?

Supervisor Quick Reference Card

Supervisor Training Page

Who can I contact with questions?

For any EmpCenter questions, please contact the FOBC HR EmpCenter team at  

Oregon Mandatory Sick Time Law - Effective 01/01/16

What does it mean for OSU?

Please read the general information regarding this law, and overview of related OSU policies, rules and regulations, found on the Office of Human resources website.

What has changed in the EmpCenter Timekeeping system?

See the What's New page for details about the changes to EmpCenter.  

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