Dear New Colleague:
Welcome to Mount Oread and the University of Kansas. You are joining a tremendous campus and community, and I hope you will
take advantage of the opportunities for academic and professional growth as well as cultural enrichment.
Through the core missions of teaching, research, and service, the University of Kansas seeks to respond to the demands of a
new age. We seek to change our world, and at the same time, our world calls upon us to change. An actively engaged university
community works for Kansas, meeting the needs of students, families, and businesses. The more you become engaged in our campus
and our community, the greater the success of KU.
It is a pleasure to welcome you to the KU community.
Jeffrey S. Vitter
Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor
Welcome to our KU Community as a new Jayhawk! You bring to our community a unique set of talents and skills that will
contribute to KU's proud tradition of excellence. The Department of Human Resources (HR) strives to
enhance your personal and professional life as a member of the KU faculty and staff. Please peruse our website for information
regarding your employment. Feel free to contact us for any needed assistance during what we hope will be your long term career