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Compensation and Benefits

Welcome to UC

Benefits of Belonging video

New to UC? Understand your eligibility for benefits. To learn all about your benefits choices and how to enroll, attend a UCPath webinar.

If you are represented by a union, your compensation and benefits are governed by your union’s contract.

Using your benefits

Your health plan’s response to COVID-19

Learn how to get the medical advice and care you need, including by phone or video.


UC is committed to providing competitive compensation and benefits for all UC employees. As a public institution, UC is also committed to being transparent about its compensation practices. Learn more about UC's compensation practices and policies, and how UC compensation compares.

Additional information about local compensation policies and practices can be found on campus websites:

About Your Benefits

Health Plans

So many choices! Here's what you need to know. 

Other Benefits

Adoption Assistance Plan (new July 1, 2021)
Business Travel Accident Insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts
Family Care Resources
Homeowner/Renter/Auto Insurance
Legal Insurance
Long-Term Care Insurance
Pet Insurance
Tuition Discounts

Unionized Employees and Collective Bargaining

If you're represented by a union, your compensation and benefits are negotiated between UC and your union and finalized in a contract. Read your bargaining unit's employment contract, stay abreast of current negotiations and learn about collective bargaining at UC.