Register today for fall training!
Registration for Human Resource Services' fall schedule of personal and professional development programs is now open. Some of the courses offered this fall include the Pro3 Series and Managing at UF: the Supervisory Challenge, as well as Microsoft Office 2007 courses, personal development courses and myUFL system training. An interactive course catalog is available.
To register today, log on to myUFL, select “My Self Service,” “Training and Development,” then “Request Training Enrollment.” When searching by course name or number, leave the field blank to get a list of all available courses.
For more information, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Important reminders from UF Retirement
University Benefits and Retirement offers the following reminders as you plan for the future.
- Fidelity Investments will offer a Roth 403(b) savings plan, beginning with the September 12, 2008, paycheck. If you need information about how to set up this deferral, please contact a Fidelity Representative at 1-800-841-3363 ext. 73381 for more detailed information.
- If you are planning on retiring or joining DROP (Deferred Retirement Option Program), please call the Retirement Office at 392-2477 to schedule a counseling appointment one to two months prior to your retirement/ DROP date.
- Retirement and financial planning seminars are available for faculty and staff:
(GET037) September 26: What's in Your Portfolio? Focus on Asset Allocation Strategies, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., presented by Craig Morrison, ING
(GET601) October 10: The Advantages of the Retirement Special Pay Plan, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., presented by Hugh Bishop, General Counsel for BENCOR.
Register today in myUFL!
Consultants available to help employees with 403(b) retirement planning
Investment company representatives are on-site on a regular basis at the HRS Building, 903 W. University Avenue. Please refer to the schedule below if you wish to call for an appointment.
August 13, Sept. 9 - 11
Representatives from ING and MetLife are available to meet with you at a location of your choice. Please call to schedule an appointment.
Faculty and staff can now renew driver licenses and more on campus
The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles will be bringing their mobile Mini-Flow unit to campus. The unit will be located on the Plaza Level of the UF Bookstore & Welcome Center on Museum Road from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., August 13-15, 19-21, 26-28, and September 2-4.
Services available include:
Employee Smoking Cessation Program
The Student Health Care Center (SHCC) has teamed up with the University’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP) and the University of Florida Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) to offer all UF employees a comprehensive smoking cessation program. The next program starts Monday, September 8, and registration is available online.
Gator Gold Card available to faculty and staff
Get tickets to every home regular-season volleyball match, women’s basketball game, and gymnastics meet during the 2008-2009 season.
Cost: $60 (valued at $150)
The first 400 fans to buy a Gator Gold Card receive an eco-friendly reusable Gator grocery bag.
Get your Gold now! Call 800-34-GATOR or visit www.GatorZone.com.