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RIT Department of Human Resources records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RITArc-0522

Scope and Contents

Department of Human Resources records documents the policies and programs sponsored for the employees of RIT. The collection loosely covers 1932-2009. Specific records included are employee benefits, health insurance programs, orientation programs, insurance and retirement benefits, faculty policies, health and wellness programs, new employee orientation program, and newsclippings.


  • Creation: 1932-2009
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1980 - 2000

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

RIT's Human Resources Department, historically known as the Personnel Department, provides faculty, staff and administrators with advice, counsel and services in benefits, health and wellness, compensation, employment, performance management, recruiting, interviewing and hiring, training and professional development.


.75 Linear Feet (1 document box and 1 half document box)




RIT Department of Human Resources contains records and brochures of programs and events held by the department, employee benefits information, new employee handbooks and retirement information as well as older records when the department was called the RIT Personnel Department.


Records are arranged chronologically.

Other Finding Aids

In addition to this finding aid, an inventory is available below. For more information, please contact the RIT Archive Collections.

Department of Human Resources records

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection is a culmination of records deposited in the RIT Archives from the RIT Personnel and Human Resources Departments over a span of many decades.

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in July 2014.

RIT Department of Human Resources records
RIT Archives
Jody Sidlauskas
23 July 2014
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Repository Details

Part of the RIT Archives Repository

Rochester NY 14623 USA