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Fall is a good time to check your Flexible Spending Account balance

Today is the first day of fall, and it's a great time to see where you are with your FSA balances to make sure you stay on track to claim all your funds.


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UCOP issues new security requirements for smartphones, tablets

ITS announced that UCOP is implementing new security requirements for smartphones and tablets, effective Sunday, Sept. 21.


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Use the vacation days you’ve earned before summer ends

With summer drawing to a close, now is a good time to take a few days off, especially if you’re about to reach your maximum vacation balance.


Retirement plan contributions increase this month for most employees

UCRP contribution rates for both the university and staff will go up starting July 1, ranging from 7 to 8 percent of pay for employees and 14 percent for the university.


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Stay informed about UC’s whistleblower hotline and policies

UC maintains a whistleblower hotline and policies for reporting improper activity and to protect those who report misconduct from retaliation.


Voluntary Reduction in Time program reinstated to reduce costs

As of July 1, UC is renewing the Employee-initiated Reduction In Time program, which allows eligible staff to reduce their working hours and pay.


Franklin lockers to be cleared July 1 and semi-annually

Franklin lockers are intended for day-use only. To reinforce this policy, lockers will be cleared on July 1, and locks that are missing keys will be rekeyed.