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Employee Relations

Employee Relations goal is to promote positive communications between employees, supervisors and managers; address root cause of workplace distractions and advise the campus on employee relations matters, administrative processes and policies.

We are dedicated to serving the University community by providing fair and equitable services consistent with University policies & procedures and State & Federal laws and regulations. We commit that our actions maintain the Shared Values and Standards of Conduct of the University.


For questions about an Employee Relations issue, contact:

Main Human Resource Services Number: (208) 426-1616

ADA Accommodation Process

Designed to help the employee with disabilities remain in his or her current position, with or without accommodation.

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University employees must perform their work in compliance with all applicable laws, regulations and policies.

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Disciplinary Actions & Due Process

Administering disciplinary action and providing due process for disciplinary dismissals, suspensions, demotions and involuntary transfers.

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Employee Assistance Program

Short-term, confidential counseling as part of our benefit package for benefit eligible employees.

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End of Employment

Receive timely information relative to the University’s end of employment process.

Family Medical Leave

Provides certain employees with up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job protected leave a year and requires group health benefits to be maintained during the leave.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Layoff/Reduction in Force

If necessary to enact a Reduction in Force, the following information is provided for review.

Performance Evaluations

Probation Period

A working test period to provide the agency an opportunity to evaluate a probationary employee’s work performance and suitability for the position.

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Problem Solving

The Problem Solving Process is a mechanism to deal with non-disciplinary matters (job-related issues other than those defined as disciplinary or those alleging illegal discrimination or harassment).

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Workplace Concerns

Addresses prohibited harassment and discrimination, workplace violence and reviewing work place concerns.