Human Resources

Human Resources

Human Resources (HR) at California State University San Marcos recruits, retains, and develops a quality staff which supports the teaching and diversity mission of the University and offers effective human resource services and programs.


New Sign-In Hours - Effective 1/4/2016

In order to provide more efficient service to the campus, the Office of Human Resources (OHR) is requesting all New Hire Paperwork/Sign-In documents be completed during the following times:

8:00 am - 1:00 pm (Monday - Thursday)

(Note: other times can be made available by requesting an appointment via email to

If departments will be hiring multiple personnel during the same week (ie. group of student assistants), please contact OHR to set up a group appointment.

Please remember, employees must complete their Sign-In documents on or before their first day of employment.  They cannot begin work until they have signed on to the state payroll system.

Wellness and Nutrition Courses

The Sharp Health Plan's Best Health team is partnering with CSU San Marcos to provide a series of presentations on Nutrition.

The presentations are open to the entire campus community. Staff, faculty and students are welcome to attend! Bring your lunch and learn more about healthy eating!

Current Topic:  Healthy Weight
In this month's topic, participants will learn how to reach and maintain a Healthy Weight.

  • Healthy Weight 1-2-3
    • Location: Clarke Field House, Room 110 (Conrique Conference Room)
    • Date/Time:  January 20, 2016 from 12 noon to 1 pm
    • See flyer for more details

Upcoming Topics/Dates

  • Heart Healthy Eating - February 17, 2016
  • Healthy Eating in a Fast Food World - March 17, 2016
  • Nutrition and Stress - April 19, 2016

All sessions will be held in Clarke Field House, Room 110. 

Participants may sign up via the Employee Training Center (ETC) at, click the "ETC Portal Login" button and log on using your campus ID and password; then click on the "Schedule" link under "My Menu" on the left-hand side of the page, click on the workshop title on the calendar and select the "Register" button located on the upper right-hand corner of the box. Upon successful registration, you will receive an enrollment confirmation email, containing all of the details of the workshop as well as a link that will add it to your Outlook calendar.  Students can email to register.

(Last updated 1/14/2016)

HR Contact Information:
Phone: (760) 750-4418
Fax: (760) 750-3141
Location: Craven Hall, Suite 1200
Mailing Address: Human Resources
                      California State University San Marcos
                      333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road
                      San Marcos, CA 92096-0001

Hours of Operation:

  • Our standard hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.
  • We are closed on all campus holidays.
  • We are closed on Saturday and Sunday.

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