During this free session, participants will be introduced to human rights legislation, employment equity legislation, and U of A policy to assist them in meeting the University’s legal and ethical responsibility to ensure all applicants are treated fairly. Practical examples and scenarios relevant to both faculty and staff recruitment will be used to facilitate discussion. Visit the registration page for more information.
On January 1, 2015, eligible support staff members will receive a total allocation of $1,250 to divide between their Health Spending Account (HSA) and Personal Spending Account (PSA). On October 14, 2014 staff will be invited via email to allocate the $1,250 between their two spending accounts before the open enrollment window closes on November 15, 2014. Please visit the HRS website to learn more about the Personal Spending Account or Health Spending account. You can also contact your Pension & Benefits Advisor if you or staff in your area if you have any questions.
Getting your flu vaccine is one of the most effective ways to prevent yourself from getting sick this flu season. All University of Alberta students, staff and faculty are eligible to receive a free influenza immunization during the annual campus immunization clinic. The Main Campus flu clinic runs in SUB from November 4 - 7, 2014. The clinics are made possible through a partnership with the Faculty of Nursing, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Students' Union, University Wellness Services and Human Resource Services. For more information, please visit the Flu Season webpage on the University Wellness Services website.
The FEC Reference Manual has been revised for 2014; the updated version is available on the HRS Website. To download this version please visit: http://www.hrs.ualberta.ca/MyEmployment/FECManual.
The Canada Savings Bonds Payroll Savings Plan allows salaried employees to contribute to the plan through automatic payroll deductions. The Payroll Savings Plan campaign begins on October 1, 2014 and runs until November 1, 2014. All salaried staff are eligible to sign up for the payroll deduction by visiting CSB Online Services.Read more »