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Name Changes (Formal)
A formal name change is made at the Office of Human Resources. A new social security card is required. Please contact Human Resources for details, 5-4926.
Network and Telecom Services (NTS) is a division of the Office of Information Technology (OIT). NTS’ primary mission is to support, maintain, and improve Portland State University’s telephone system and data networks (wired and wireless). The NTS Telecommunications staff assist faculty and students with any issues pertaining to long distance calling, voicemail, or telephone service and provide conference calling solutions to faculty users. NTS Network Analysts provide support to the USS Help Desk and other OIT shareholders regarding Portland State’s data networks. NTS Technicians work, across campus, on all phone and data installations and alterations. Portland State’s main intake switchboard is also staffed and coordinated by NTS. NTS is located on the 4th floor of the University Technology Services building, and can be reached at 5-4434 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Notices of Appointment
A Notice of Appointment letter describes the conditions of an unclassified appointment and serves as a "contract." The process includes a supplemental letter or position description. Generally, Notices of Appointment are updated annually. Unclassified appointments are made on a 9-month, academic year basis (September 16-June 15) or a 12-month, fiscal year basis (July 1-June 30).