About Us

In support of the MSU Denver mission and core values, Human Resources fosters a workplace culture of inclusion, engagement, innovation, partnership, community and continuous growth. Through progressive, human-centered strategies and policies that value diversity, equity and well-being, Human Resources is committed to enhancing the employee experience through open communication, providing excellent service, and developing leaders at all levels.

The Office of Human Resources is part of the MSU Denver Division of Administration and supports the entire employee life cycle. Human Resources manages several HR activities such as recruitment and onboarding; compensation and benefits; professional development; and employee relations for the University.

Our office supports MSU Denver’s mission and promotes activities to help the University achieve its strategic organizational goals by ensuring fair and equitable treatment of all Faculty, Administrative, Classified and Student employees of the University.

Colorado Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) Program

As of January 1, 2024, MSU Denver participates in Colorado’s Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance (FAMLI) program, which was approved by Colorado voters in 2020.

Updated: Jan. 24, 2024


Human Resources Intranet

Current Faculty and staff can access the University's secure Intranet using their MSU Denver credentials. Employees will find resources and other internal updates and news.

Visit the Human Resources Intranet

Employee Engagement

At MSU Denver, we are committed to promoting a positive workplace culture, one where our employees are engaged, supported, celebrated and feel valued every day!

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Join MSU Denver

Interested in becoming a part of the MSU Denver team? Visit us to learn more about how you can make a difference at MSU Denver.

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Student Employment

Everything you need to know about student employment, where to access information and how to get started.

The Student Employment Program at Metropolitan State University of Denver provides qualified students with paid jobs. In addition to monetary compensation, student employees also gain professional experience, develop leadership skills and build valuable relationships within the campus community. By participating in the program, students contribute to the success of the University and are considered valuable employees of MSU Denver.

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MSU Denver Holiday Calendar

MSU Denver is proud to offer 13 paid holidays for employees in 2024 as outlined below.

MSU Denver Holiday Calendar

Payroll Deadlines

2024 Professional Staff Monthly Payroll Deadlines

2024 Monthly Payroll Workday Actions Deadlines

Spring 2024 Semi-Monthly Payroll Schedule

Contact Us

Please contact our office if you have any trouble locating forms, resources, information or services. You can also visit us in person, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. We are located in the Student Success Building on the corner of 9th Street and Auraria Parkway.

Human Resources Staff Directory

Contact Information

Human Resources

Main Line: 303-615-0999
Fax: 720-778-5830
[email protected]


Student Employment:

[email protected]

Mailing Address

Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 47
PO Box 173362
Denver, CO
80217 – 3362

Physical Address

890 Auraria Parkway
Suite 310
Denver, CO 80204