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Avoiding fraud during Open Enrollment—and throughout the year

The recent Equifax data breach as well as the rise in phishing targeting UF email accounts remind us all of the need to be extra careful when updating, sharing or accessing protected information. Employees are encouraged to be especially vigilant during Open Enrollment for phishing attempts by email and by telephone.

Hurricane Guidance

With a powerful category 3 hurricane approaching the state of Florida, our top priorities are the safety and welfare of our students, faculty and staff in our community. All UF units should closely monitor Hurricane Matthew and review emergency plans, and UF units with operations along the east coast of Florida should follow guidance from their university administrative units and local officials.

University Preparedness and Guidelines on Zika

To: Faculty, staff and students From: Linda Stump-Kurnick, Assistant Vice President for Public and Environmental Safety Guy Nicolette, Director of the Student Health Care Center Re: University Preparedness and Guidelines on Zika   The University of Florida continues to monitor the spread of the Zika virus, working closely with local and state Department of Health […]

MyTraining Scheduled maintenance: 2/28

The myTraining system will undergo maintenance starting at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, February 28, through 6:30 a.m. on Sunday, February 28. myTraining will be unavailable during this time.

Tropical Storm Erika

As we enter our first weekend of the fall semester, Tropical Storm Erika churns in the Caribbean with a possible track to Florida.

TEAMS employees may apply for HEO scholarship by Nov. 1

University of Florida’s Higher Education Opportunity (HEO) provides children of full-time TEAMS employees with the opportunity of tuition assistance for an undergraduate education at the University of Florida. In March of 2015, Human Resource Services will select, at random from a pool of eligible HEO applicants, 50 TEAMS employees to participate in this program. Each […]

Employee Education Program accepting applications for fall

A popular benefit available to eligible UF faculty and staff, the EEP provides tuition assistance for up to six credit hours of eligible college-level courses per semester.

Heartbleed Bug Information for Staff & Students

The “Heartbleed Bug” vulnerability is impacting many online systems and services worldwide. In response to the many questions from the campus community that UFIT has received about this bug, they have provided the following information: It Security Team News Post

Employee Wellness Event to feature free screenings, workshops and more!

Do you know your numbers—blood pressure, glucose and BMI—and how they compare to recommended guidelines? Want to complete a quick and easy fitness test and consult with a personal trainer? Interested in learning more about ways to reduce your stress and enhance your emotional well-being?

Part-time employees’ health insurance premium increase begins March 7

Based on 2013 legislative changes, UF will pay higher rates for its employees’ health plans beginning with the March 7 paycheck. Benefits-eligible, full-time (i.e. 30 hours per week or .75FTE or greater) UF employees will continue to pay the same amount as in 2013; however, part-time employees will experience a proportional increase based on their […]