The University of California is vigilantly monitoring and responding to new information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, which has been declared a global health emergency. UC will act in accordance with all applicable public health directives and UC’s guidance, policies and regulations cannot conflict with public health orders.

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Coronavirus news

New flu vaccination requirement for UC students, faculty and staff
Revised October 16, 2020

Frequently asked questions for employees about the 2020-2021 UC influenza vaccination order

RASC member services phone lines reopen
September 4, 2020

Reminder of the President’s directives to limit non-essential travel
August 6, 2020

Eligible staff may now use accrued sick leave for child care reasons due to COVID-19
July 27, 2020

University of California Health creates centralized data set to accelerate COVID-19 research
July 15, 2020

Unable to use your vacation accruals due to COVID-19?
July 7, 2020

Thank you to those lending hearts and minds to California’s recovery
June 4, 2020

UC awards $2 million in critical research seed funding for COVID-19 high-risk populations
June 3, 2020

Important changes to UC benefits programs for relief during the pandemic
June 1, 2020

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Health, welfare and retirement benefits

Keep up to date on how UC and your health, welfare and retirement benefits plans are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Employment and leave policy

UC's commitment to doing everything possible to protecting the income and job stability of UC employees during this time.

March 8 guidance for UC locations

Guidance prepared by the UC Office of the President to assist UC locations in issuing local procedures, should they wish to do so. 

Remote work and operations 

Updates, resources and tips as UC transitions to remote operations and services.

Travel directives

Directives from the UC Office of the President regarding non-essential travel.