Month: November 2019

403b and 457 Contribution Limits

Per the IRS, the maximum annual contribution limit for the 403(b) Plan and the 457 Plan has increased, respectively, to $19,500 for 2020. Employees who are age 50 or older by December 31, 2020 are able to contribute an additional $6,500 into each plan. In order to change a bi-weekly deduction amount, or restart a […]

Page Up Transition: Recruiting Solutions Offline

Human Resources is preparing for the transition to PageUp, a new recruitment and onboarding system, on Monday, December 2nd. As such, Recruiting Solutions will be unavailable during the week of November 25th. Prospective applicants will be unable to apply for staff jobs during this time. Prospective faculty may continue to apply for open positions through […]

12/4 Finals Care Fair

Final exam season is rapidly approaching! In an effort to unite the many resources available to students to help them successfully navigate finals, Student Health and Wellness (SHaW) and UConn Student Government (USG) invite you to this semester’s Finals Care Fair! Wednesday, December 4th 12 pm to 3 pm Student Union Grand Ballroom Students will […]

Final Exams for Students with Disabilities

CSD’s Faculty Test Administration Services for Final Exams – Fall 2019 Students approved by the Center for Students with Disabilities (CSD) for testing accommodations have been emailed information regarding final exam procedures. If CSD will be administering and proctoring exams on your behalf please note the following: Whenever possible, students should take your final exams […]

12/6 Gingerbread House Decorating Competition – Join US

President Katsouleas and Interim Provost Elliott invite all employees to attend the annual Winter Holiday Celebration on Friday, December 6, 2019.  The event will take place 2:30 – 4:30 pm at Rome Commons Ballroom, Storrs Campus. During the event 30 teams will compete in a Gingerbread House Decorating Competition. Come enjoy the reception festivities and […]

Nominations Open: Spirit Awards

Nominate outstanding colleagues for a UConn Spirit Award! The University of Connecticut established the UConn Spirit Awards to honor staff and faculty at our Storrs and regional campuses for stellar contributions and dedication to civility in the workplace. The goals of the UConn Spirit Awards are to: Build community within the University and University departments; […]

Today: March of Solidarity 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Environmental Justice, Womxn’s Rights, and Social Justice have been three prominent campaigns on the UConn Storrs campus and the March of Solidarity on Tuesday, November 19th from 12pm-2pm starting on the Student Union Terrace will give rise and awareness to these three movements as a collective front. The three movements are collaborating to recognize the […]