Employee Development

Instructor-led Sessions for UMSL Employees (live online or in-person)
Each month, UMSL HR will host training sessions for UMSL staff.  In addition, HR will highlight a number of upcoming training sessions available to UMSL employees. See the schedule with links to sessions.

Percipio Supervisor Development Series (link coming soon)
This development series is comprised of 8 “Tracks” which are intended to provide staff, new to the supervisor role, or new to the role at the University, the information and resources they need to be effective managers of resources and supervisors of their staff, while being compliant with HR laws and University policies.

UnitedHealthCare Wellness Sessions
Each month, United HealthCare will host a Lunch and Learn session on various wellbeing topics. 

Office of Diversity Equity and Inclusion
Professional development sponsored by UMSL’s Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Retirement Seminars
The UM System Office of Human Resources offers a number of  seminars to help actively employed faculty and staff, as well as retirees, plan for retirement and understand the University's retirement plans.

Functional Training

Human Resources offers systems and functional training across a wide array of topics including eRecruit, Benefits, Payroll, PAFs and Percipio. Contact your HR consultant for more information.

Management Training

Human Resources provides essential management training through the Management Foundations Institute (MFI) – a six month professional development program for employees whose positions require them to supervise other employees either on a regular basis or on assigned projects, or who assist in supervising other employees. Contact your HR consultant for more information.

Training Provided by UMSL Campus Departments

Information Technology Services
ITS offers a wide range of training options which include classroom and web-based courses. These courses supply basic and advanced knowledge in office software used by faculty and staff.

Computer Education and Training Center
The CETC offers computer training courses in a wide variety of topics from the most basic programs to more advanced software and coding. All faculty and staff receive a 50% discount on all classes including the Chancellor’s Certificate Computer Classes.

UMSL Procurement Services
Purchasing Card Online Training is available through myLearn. New users must complete and sign the application/agreement form.

UMSL Accounting Services
Accounting Services offers PeopleSoft training solutions which include Non-Purchase Order training. Contact Accounting Services.

Training Provided by UM System

Leadership Development
Supervisor Development Series
Compliance and Regulatory Training

Online Training

Online learning is sponsored by the University of Missouri (UM) System Office of Human Resources. Percipio is an online tool that helps us support our ongoing commitment to the continuing development of faculty and staff. Percipio offers training and resources in many areas, including leadership, software applications, professional effectiveness and legal compliance in the workplace. Users can choose to follow learning paths curated based on role or the skills they'd like to develop. They can also select from over 700 learning channels, each based on a skill employees and organizations regularly identify as valuable.