UC Blue Ash College

New Employee Guide: First Day

Before You Arrive

So you've signed and returned your offer letter, now its time to start the process of becoming a UC and UC Blue Ash College employee.

For All New Hires:

  • New hire paperwork. These forms must be completed before you begin work.
    • You will be sent a background check request. Please complete this as soon as possible.
    • You will recieve an email from the hiring system containing a link to complete electronic new hire paperwork. You must complete this paperwork ASAP.
    • Schedule a time to meet in person with Kristy Otten (ottenkr@uc.edu) to complete your i9. (Please remember to bring two forms of identification to the meeting.)
    • Set up your direct deposit at UC Flex on your first day of employment.
    • (Faculty only) Arrange to have your official transcripts sent to Kristy.Otten@uc.edu or mailed to UCBA Dean's Office, 9555 Plainfield Rd. 45236 New Faculty FAQs
  • Your work location. Confirm the building and room of where you will be teaching/working. Your department chair/supervisor should provide you with this information.
    • Review the campus map.
    • Find out if you have shared or personal office space
    • Practice using and logging into the accounts provided to you.

What to Wear:

Appropriate attire contributes to a positive UC image.

  • Whatever your work setting, you should wear presentable clothing in good condition.
  • Clothing that is revealing or inappropriate to the workplace is unacceptable.
  • Uniforms may be required for certain positions.
  • Some departments may have a more casual Summer attire policy.
  • Your department supervisor has the final say on dress code.


Contact Information

Kristy Otten
Human Resources Coordinator
Muntz Hall | Room 140
Phone: 513-558-7858
Email: ottenkr@ucmail.uc.edu