Ask HR is Ready to Help

Getting answers to your HR questions has never been easier. We are excited to announce that our new feature on the MSU Human Resources website has launched. Ask MSU Human Resources, also known as “Ask HR,” is an instant answer service found on multiple pages of our website. The service offers answers to hundreds of commonly asked questions. Simply type your query in the search bar and receive answers, along with links to supplemental information that could assist in your understanding of the issue. Ask HR also offers links to the top 10 most frequently asked questions to further simplify your experience.

To ensure users are getting the most out of this experience, the program uses widespread data analytics to track and monitor the types of questions being asked. We will be able to add and update answers as we receive questions from you. If Ask HR doesn’t have an answer for your question yet, it will provide contact information to our HR Solutions Center. We hope this service makes life a little easier for everyone. Get your questions answered today with Ask HR.

The Ask MSU Human Resources service found on




Job of the Week 9/2/16

This week we are highlighting a College Records Officer (posting #3950) with the College of Human Medicine. This position coordinates and directs the Enrollment Services unit within the Office of Student Affairs and Services and serves as the College of Human Medicine Student Information System (CHMSIS) Administrator responsible for overseeing the development, implementation and maintenance of the database. This position will also develop and implement policies and procedures,  direct the workflow of the Assistant College Records Officer, serve as a resource for all departments at the college-level and graduate programs and participate in the development of administrative goals, policies and procedures and data resources.

MSU Jobs IconFor a complete description of this position, and to view all of our current postings, please go to and select Support Staff under the Fast Jobs Search.

Events Round-Up September 2016

Here are some events happening over the next month that may be of interest to MSU faculty and staff. Please visit the links for more information. Many events require registration.

Community Events

Saturday, September 3

Family Day, 11 a.m.–3 p.m., Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

Saturday, September 10

Heritage Jazz Festival, 1–7 p.m., Lake Lansing Parks

Sunday, September 11

Lansing Remembers September 11th, 8:30–10 a.m., Lansing Center

Wednesday, September 14 – Thursday, September 15

Grand Concert Series, 6 p.m. , Lansing City Market

Thursday, September 15

Whose Live Anyway!, 7:30 p.m., Wharton Center for Performing Arts 

Friday, September 16

Howl at the Moon, 8 p.m., Harris Nature Center

Friday, September 16 – Saturday, September 17

Michigan Blues Fest, Old Town

Sunday, September 18

World Rhino Day at the Zoo, 1 or 3 p.m., Potter Park Zoo

Saturday, September 24

American Heritage Festival, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Woldumar Nature Center

Friday, September 30

Fatherhood Forum, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Kellogg Center

Development, Training and Wellness

Thursday, September 15

The Spartan Experience, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., 10 Nisbet

Tuesday, September 20

EBS Financial System – Roles/Onboarding, 8:30–11 a.m.

Kitchen Skill Drill, 12:10–12:50 p.m., McDonel Hall

Thursday, September 22

Relaxing Under the Stars, 12:10–12:50 p.m., Abrams Planetarium

Boost Your Career, 1:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m., 10 Nisbet

Wednesday, September 28 – Thursday, September 29

Crucial Conversations, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., 10 Nisbet