Episode 1: Weight Loss
Original Air Date—25 September 2008
Michael tries to motivate the Scranton branch to lose weight as part of an interoffice competition. Jim is lost after Pam leaves for art school in New York, and Angela continues to see Dwight even though she is now engaged to Andy.
Episode 2: Business Ethics
Original Air Date—9 October 2008
A confession at an H.R. business ethics seminar leads to a dispute between Michael and Holly over whether Meredith should be fired. Dwight tries to prove to Jim how long he can go without taking a personal break
Episode 3: Baby Shower
Original Air Date—16 October 2008
After planning an office baby shower for Jan, Michael is upset when he finds out that she had the baby without him–even though he’s already been told that he’s not the baby’s father.
Episode 4: Crime Aid
Original Air Date—23 October 2008
Michael and Holly have sex for the first time, and Michael holds a fund-raiser for the office after it is burglarized. Dwight confides in Phyllis after Andy and Angela set a wedding date, and Jim runs into Pam’s ex-fiancé Roy.
Episode 5: Employee Transfer
Original Air Date—30 October 2008
Holly is transferred back to New Hampshire after corporate discovers that she and Michael are dating. Dwight tries to apply to Cornell to get under Andy’s skin. Jim’s brothers and Pam decide to play a trick on Jim when they meet for lunch.
Episode 6: Customer Survey
Original Air Date—6 November 2008
Dwight and Jim believe that something is suspicious about their low customer performance ratings. After consulting with Angela, Andy finds the perfect site for their wedding–Dwight’s beet farm.
Episode 7: Business Trip
Original Air Date—13 November 2008
David Wallace sends Michael on a business trip to Winnipeg to help him forget about Holly’s transfer to Nashua, and Pam tells Jim that she failed a class and has to stay in New York City.
Episode 8: Frame Toby
Original Air Date—20 November 2008
When Michael discovers that corporate has brought back Toby to replace Holly, he tries to frame him with drugs to get him fired. Meanwhile, Jim surprises Pam by buying his parents’ house, and Pam files a secret complaint about the microwave.
Episode 9: The Surplus
Original Air Date—4 December 2008
Michael has to spend the office surplus by they end of the day, but he can’t decide between a copier or new chairs. Dwight plays a dirty trick on Angela as they prepare for Andy and Angela’s wedding on the beet farm.
Episode 10: Moroccan Christmas
Original Air Date—11 December 2008
Phyllis blackmails Angela into doing the work for the Christmas party, which Michael turns into an intervention after Meredith gets drunk and sets her hair on fire. Meanwhile, Dwight corners the market on a popular Christmas gift.
Episode 11: The Duel
Original Air Date—15 January 2009
Moments before he leaves for New York for a meeting with David Wallace, Michael tells Andy that Angela and Dwight are seeing each other. Andy and Dwight then decide to have it out in the parking lot.
Episode 12: Prince Family Paper
Original Air Date—22 January 2009
Michael’s conscience gets the best of him after he and Dwight go undercover to scout a family-run competitor. Back at the office, everyone else spends the day debating whether Hilary Swank is hot.
Episode 13: Stress Relief
Original Air Date—1 February 2009
Dwight’s too-realistic fire alarm gives Stanley a heart attack. When he returns, Michael learns that he is the cause of Stanley’s stress. To remedy the situation, he forces the office to throw a roast for him.
Episode 14: Lecture Circuit: Part 1
Original Air Date—5 February 2009
While on lecture tour to other Dunder Mifflin branches, Michael and Pam discover that Jim’s ex-girlfriend Karen is pregnant. At the office, Andy falls for a prospective client, and Jim and Dwight try to set up Kelly’s birthday party.
Episode 15: Lecture Circuit: Part 2
Original Air Date—12 February 2009
Michael and Pam go to Nashua and discover that Holly has a new boyfriend. At the office, Jim and Dwight try to come up with a theme for Kelly’s birthday party, and Angela gets a new cat.
Episode 16: Blood Drive
Original Air Date—5 March 2009
Michael holds a lonely hearts party on Valentine’s Day at the office, hoping that he will run into a woman he met earlier that day at a blood drive. Meanwhile, Jim and Pam have an awkward lunch with Phillis and Bob Vance.
Episode 17: Golden Ticket
Original Air Date—12 March 2009
Michael asks Dwight to be the scapegoat for one of his business ideas that backfired badly on him. But when that idea has an unexpected positive upside, Dwight still takes credit and Michael becomes furious.
Episode 18: New Boss
Original Air Date—19 March 2009
Michael gets upset when he gets a new boss to act as a buffer between him and David Wallace, and he gets even more upset when he disbands the Party Planning Committee and cancels Michael’s fifteenth anniversary party.
Episode 19: Two Weeks
Original Air Date—26 March 2009
As Michael prepares to leave Dunder Mifflin, he announces that he will form his own paper company. Will anybody join him?
Episode 20: Dream Team
Original Air Date—9 April 2009
Michael and Pam begin their first day as the Michael Scott Paper Company putting together the rest of the staff and trying to raise money.
Episode 21: Michael Scott Paper Company
Original Air Date—9 April 2009
Tension and disillusionment begin to emerge as Michael, Pam, and Ryan move the Michael Scott Paper Company into a cramped “workspace” at the business park.
Episode 22: Heavy Competition
Original Air Date—16 April 2009
Dwight chooses loyalty to Dunder Mifflin over loyalty to Michael, which leads to a bitter battle between Michael and Dwight over Dwight’s accounts. Back at Dunder Mifflin, Jim pretends to confide in Andy.
Episode 23: Broke
Original Air Date—23 April 2009
The Michael Scott Paper Company is gaining clients by by offering lower prices than Dunder Mifflin, but is going broke in the process. However, Dunder Mifflin is losing clients to him, and is desperate to buy him out.
Episode 24: Casual Friday
Original Air Date—30 April 2009
Michael returns to Dunder Mifflin and brings Ryan and Pam in as salespeople, but the existing salespeople demand that Michael return the clients they stole back to them. Meanwhile, some employees take the idea of Casual Friday too far.
Episode 25: Cafe Disco
Original Air Date—7 May 2009
Michael tries to create a place to escape from work in the storage room that used to house the Michael Scott Paper Company, while Jim and Pam consider taking off and getting married that day.
Episode 26: Company Picnic
Original Air Date—14 May 2009
Michael runs into Holly at the company picnic, and the two of them accidentally reveal that the Buffalo branch is closing during a comedy skit before corporate has made the announcement.