Welcome to UC Santa Barbara, we are so glad you’re here!

New Employee Orientation (NEO) welcomes new employees and employees with longer-service who just recently became eligible for UC benefits. NEO provides an introduction to UC Santa Barbara, information about the UC system as well as: history and culture of UC Santa Barbara, policy and procedure, training and development opportunities, services and resources, workplace protections and responsibilities …and so much more!

 

Let us Welcome You Properly

4 Steps to Experience Continued Success as a New Employee

STEP 1

Attend

NEO or eNEO

STEP 2

Review

NEO Slide Deck

STEP 3

Complete

Virtual New Employee
Checklist

New Employee Orientation /eNEO

Please plan on attending New Employee Orientation (NEO) within your first 30 days. You may choose from one of the following options. 

Option 1: In person NEO is held on the 1st Tuesday of each month, from 9:00 -11:30 a.m. The in-person NEO will be held in Human Resources, 3101 SAASB, 3rd floor.*

Option 2: Online (eNEO) is available online in the UC Learning Center for those that prefer not to attend NEO in person. You will receive access to the UC Learning Center approximately within one week after your start date. Please reach out to your supervisor directly if you have any questions about accessing it in the UC Learning Center.*

*For those represented by a union, union representatives will meet with new hires during in-person NEO from 11:00-11:30. Human Resources, 3101 SAASB, 3rd floor. 

Please contact Katherine Abad at katherine.abad@hr.ucsb.edu with any questions.