We value you as part of our community and want to make your transition to Montana State as smooth as possible.

Crowd celebrates indigenous people's day

A crowd celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day at Montana State University. Photo by Adrian Sanchez-Gonzalez/MSU.

 

To acknowledge and honor the tradition of the land-grant university, Montana State University is committed to developing and sustaining a culture of inclusion, social justice and diversity.

- MSU’s Diversity Statement from the Diversity and Inclusion Framework

Your Contract

  • New faculty orientation
  • Learning Management tool
  • Start and end dates

Your Paycheck

  • Biweekly pay cycle
  • When will you get your first check?

Your Employment

  • Faculty Onboarding
  • Information about benefits

Your First Day

  • New Faculty Orientation
  • In class
  • In lab/studio/etc.
  • Advising students 

Making Connections 

  • To other Faculty
  • To the Community
  • To the Writing Center
  • To the MSU Library

Your Development

  • Early Career Success Program
  • Mentoring
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Human Resources

Faculty Handbook

  • Faculty Information Tool - Activity Insight
  • Annual Reviews
  • Retention, Tenure and Promotion
  • Course Evaluations

Your MSU

  • Learn about MSU
  • MSU's Strategic Plan
  • Facts and Stats

On Campus Amenities

  • Parking
  • Eating
  • Public Transportation
  • Biking on campus

Your Voice in Campus Life

  • Faculty Senate
  • Family Advocate
  • Associated Students of Montana State University
  • Leadership and Organizational Structure

Your Scholarship

  • External Grants
  • Internal Funding
  • Grant-Writing Support
  • Publication Support

Student Success

  • Supporting your students
  • Mental Health Needs
  • MSU CARES
  • Early Alert Program