Employment Oath

Applies to: All regular staff


Consistent with the constitutional requirement of the State of Michigan, all University staff members, as a condition of employment, shall swear to the following employee oath:
“I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support the Constitution of the United States of America and the Constitution of the State of Michigan.  And that I will faithfully discharge the duties of my position, according to the best of my ability.”

Update reflects the electronic new hire validation terminology.

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Details Column 1
SPG number: 
Date issued: 
September 1, 1978
Last updated: 
June 16, 2016
Next review date: 
June 16, 2021
Applies to: 
All regular staff
University Human Resources and the Office of the Provost and the Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs
Primary contact: 
Staff Human Resources