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Employee News

Check out the latest news for the UC community below. See bargaining updates and notices for represented employees.

Championing innovation at UC

February 7, 2019
The University of California congratulates the accomplished winners and finalists of the third annual UC Entrepreneur Pitch Competition, which recognizes creative approaches that revolutionize contemporary …

Stigma-Free UC presents: Anxiety — From Boredom to Burnout

February 4, 2019
For many of us, stress and anxiety are part of life – understandable responses to life’s many challenges. When we begin to feel overwhelmed, we …

Retirement Administration Service Center upgrading technology

February 1, 2019
The UC Retirement Plan has grown substantially over the years. It now serves more than 130,000 active faculty and staff members and over 76,000 benefit …

Five reasons to sign up for direct deposit today

January 31, 2019
If you’ve never gotten around to signing up for direct deposit for your monthly paycheck, now is the time. Here’s why: Since your money goes …

Availability of IRS Form 1095 for 2018

January 31, 2019
Note: This article was updated on Feb. 21, 2019, with revised dates for the availability of 1095 forms by location and corrected information about the mailing of …

UnifyHR takes over as administrator of family member eligibility verification

January 24, 2019
UC requires all faculty, staff and retirees who enroll family members in their medical, dental and/or vision insurance plans to provide documents to verify their …

Your 2018 W-2 or 1099-R statement and how to protect yourself from tax scams

January 24, 2019
Tax season is coming and scammers soon will be sending fraudulent emails that look like legitimate tax communications. The IRS reports that thousands of people …

Tips to help you survive cold and flu season

January 24, 2019
The holidays are over, and it’s back to all your usual responsibilities — until you and your family are hit by the onslaught of cold …

Family friendly resources for staff

January 17, 2019
UC values the contributions of every employee and has designed programs and policies to support you and your family. You can find all the details …

New year’s reminders about your pay and taxes

January 14, 2019
As we welcome 2019, here are some important reminders and announcements related to your pay, taxes and benefits. Some may require action on your part …