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UC introduces new family-friendly options for faculty and staff

Big changes are coming on July 1, 2021, as UC delivers on our commitment to family-friendly policies, programs and benefits.


An update to the vacation accrual maximum policy

Time to plan your summer vacation! The temporary change to the vacation accrual maximum ends Sept. 30, 2021.


Join a discussion on paid family leave with the OP Staff Assembly

This Wednesday, OPSA invites staff to collaborate on feedback for the UC Paid Leave for Family Care and Bonding.


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New Emergency Paid Sick Leave for COVID-19 relief

In recognition of many COVID-19 related challenges, UC has decided to offer all employees a new 2021 allotment of Emergency Paid Sick Leave (EPSL) — available for use immediately.


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Extended COVID-19 relief for your Flexible Spending Accounts

Planning for future expenses got a lot harder last year. If you ended 2020 with money that you weren’t able to use in your UC pretax flexible spending account (FSA) plan for dependent or health care, help is on the way.


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6 ways to manage coronavirus depression

Knowing what depression looks like and how to manage it can help prevent you from slipping into dark moods.


Find information about transgender and nonbinary health benefits

A new page on UCnet outlines resources for transgender and nonbinary colleagues — including downloadable fact sheets and info for all UC health plans.