Human Resources

Work/Life Expo Resources Available on Teams

  Last week, UConn’s virtual Work/Life Expo consisted of various internal and external vendors providing resources on many areas of work and life – health and wellness, finances, family, personal and professional development, and more. If you were unable to join us for the virtual event, the vendor resources are available to all employees on Microsoft Teams under the vendor’s […]

Dependent Child Tuition Waiver – Apply by Nov. 15

  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 2021 semester is November 15, 2020.  More information on the Dependent Child Tuition Waiver benefit can be found on the following Human Resources websites:  UConn or UCH. […]

Dependent Child Tuition Waiver – Spring 2021

  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 2021 semester is November 15, 2020.  More information on the Dependent Child Tuition Waiver benefit can be found on the following Human Resources websites:  UConn or UCH. […]

Covering Eligible Dependents

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

10/20 Virtual Work/Life Expo Event Information

  Please join us for the virtual Work/Life Expo on Tuesday, October 20th from 10am-1pm held in Microsoft Teams. Various internal and external vendors will be available representing many areas of work and life – health and wellness, finances, family, personal and professional development, and more. Join in on the treasure hunt to be eligible for door prizes! Find […]

Reminder: DCAP Open Enrollment

  The Dependent Care Assistance Program, DCAP, is a flexible spending account (FSA) which offers significant tax advantages in helping you pay for qualified dependent care expenses. Progressive Benefit Solutions (PBS) is the State’s third party administrator for DCAP, and can be reached at 866-906-8023. All participants, including current DCAP participants, must either enroll/re-enroll online or submit […]

Reminder: MEDFLEX Open Enrollment

  MEDFLEX is a benefit that provides a tax-free way to pay out-of-pocket medical care expenses (between $520 and $2,750) not covered by our State health and dental plans. This will allow you to save money on the cost of these products and services. Progressive Benefit Solutions (PBS) is the State’s third party administrator for MEDFLEX.  All […]

Follow Human Resources on Social Media

  With the fall semester well underway, don’t forget to follow Human Resources on social media. We have launched our Twitter and Instagram accounts where we will offer valuable information about Work/Life events and best practices, employee benefits, and important workplace information on COVID-19, as well as videos and articles about other HR related topics. Please take a moment to […]

Flu Vaccination Clinics for Faculty/Staff

Human Resources will be hosting two flu clinics on the Storrs campus in mid-October for employees with state of Connecticut insurance through Anthem. CVS will operate the clinics in the tent outside of the Brown building on the Depot Campus. These clinics are open to all employees, including those who are currently telecommuting. These clinics, however, are […]

National Work & Family Month Events in October

Please visit the Work/Life website for information on the Work/Life Expo and October Events associated with National Work & Family Month. The Virtual Work/Life Expo will be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm via Microsoft Teams. Interact with benefits and service providers and join in a scavenger hunt game for door prizes. Flu […]