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Upcoming Events

Festival of the Bells 5K Run/Walk

July 6, 2019

Join us for the annual Festival of the Bells 5K Run/Walk!

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Southern State Organizational Chart

49 Faculty
74 Staff and Admin
400+ Employees
4 Campuses
13:1 student-faculty ratio
36 Displines
453 Classes
2500+ Students

Employment Laws & Legal Notices

There are many federal and state laws that protect employee rights and regulate what an employer can and cannot do. The following is a summary of employment laws that may be applicable to faculty and/or staff at Southern State. These laws are outside of and in addition to the terms of our Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Please note this is a summary only and is not intended to be a full description of any law nor is it intended to be an exhaustive list of all applicable laws. For more information regarding the laws summarized below, please see the applicable unit of government that regulates them.

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Holiday Closing Schedule

In accordance with the provisions of Section 124.19 of the Ohio Revised Code, the college shall observe the following designated holidays. Full-time staff members are eligible for these paid holidays per year as follows:

  • Martin Luther King Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Spring Break
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Columbus Day
  • Veterans Day
  • Wednesday before Thanksgiving
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Friday after Thanksgiving
  • College will be closed December 23 through January 1 (when January 2 is the legal holiday, employees will return on January 3)

Note: State statute permits the designation of certain holidays to be observed on days other than when they are observed by the rest of the state. Southern State’s annual holiday schedule reflects these changes. On certain holidays, the college is open for business. Non-exempt employees who are scheduled to work a holiday will be paid time and a half (in addition to receiving eight hours of holiday pay).

Things to Know:

UD Center for Leadership

The UD Center for Leadership was recently named the 2018 "Best Partner Program" in the United States. They beat out many other prestigious Centers for Leadership around the country and we are proud to be one of their partners. Visit to see the wonderful opportunities UD has to offer and contact HR for more information or to register.

Festival of the Bells 5K Run/Walk

Join us for the annual Festival of the Bells 5K Run/Walk on July 6, 2019 at the Southern State Central Campus.

Manager Support:

MyEconnect Managers

Visit the MyEconnect Manager Webpage to find introduction videos to some key features that MyEconnect has to offer. These are just a few of the tasks that managers will complete within the MyEconnect platform. If you have any questions please contact the H.R. Department.

Front Line Supervisor Newsletter

View the January 2019 Front Line Supervisor Newsletter, presented by Impact solutions, to learn some vital and helpful tips.