Month: October 2021

Dependent Child Tuition Waiver – Apply by 11/15/21

  UConn and UConn Health offer certain employees an undergraduate tuition waiver benefit for their dependent children who attend UConn. The deadline for eligible employees to apply for the spring 2022 semester is November 15, 2021. More information on the Dependent Child Tuition Waiver benefit can be found on the following Human Resources websites:  UConn or UConn […]

Covering Eligible Dependents

  This is a reminder that employees must notify Human Resources and submit supporting documentation within 31 days of a qualifying event to make changes to health insurance coverage outside of the annual open enrollment period. Qualifying events include the following: Marital Status– any event that changes legal marital status, including marriage, divorce, death of a spouse, […]

Campus Cleanliness & Disposal of Paper Masks

  To the Storrs Campus Community: UConn has experienced a noticeable uptick recently in the number of paper masks found discarded on lawns and walkways, in classrooms and rest rooms, and elsewhere on the Storrs campus. We commend the community for adhering to policies that require mask-wearing inside university buildings and recognize that people might […]

10/14 Work/Life EXPO This Thursday

  Work/Life EXPO This Thursday!  Date: Thursday, October 14th   Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm   Location: Student Union Ballroom  Over 50 internal and external vendors, including representatives from the Division of Student Affairs, will be available representing this year’s theme of Engage & Renew with your health, finances, family, personal and professional development, and more. We look forward to seeing […]

Flexible Spending Accounts Update

  The Office of the State Comptroller has informed Human Resources that a new vendor has been selected to administer Medical Flexible Spending Accounts (MEDFLEX) and the Dependent Care Assistance Program (DCAP). As a result, the Open Enrollment period for these flexible spending accounts will occur in November rather than in October. HR will share […]

National Work & Family Month Events-Work/Life Expo

  We urge all of you to attend the National Work & Family Month events including the Work/Life Expo and take away from the Expo and other events personal and professional resources and information that will benefit you throughout the year! The Work/Life Expo is on Thursday, October 14, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom! Employees […]

Star in UConn’s Next Commercial

  UConn students! Star in the University’s new commercial that will air during televised UConn Huskies games and in our stadiums. Submit your virtual audition by Thursday, October 7 at midnight via You must be available on October 19 and/or 20 on the Storrs campus. To participate, you must be vaccinated and available for COVID […]