Health Plan Premium Rates

August 2018

Effective July 1, 2018, the New York City Office of Labor Relations (OLR) updated health plan premium rates. Please review the new health plan rate chart as well as deductions on your paystub.

Retirement Health Benefits Seminars

August 2018

The Office of Labor Relations – NYC Health Benefits Program hosts weekly seminars entitled “Transitioning to Retirement”. Please visit the OLR website to view the monthly seminar schedule and to register for a seminar.

Time and Leave Reminder

August 2018

Central Office Time and Leave System (COTLS) allows full-time staff to review their sick and annual leave balances as well as unscheduled holidays. Remember to check your balances any time at

CUNY Central Office 2018 Health and Wellness Fair

August 2018

Save The Date for Central Office Health and Wellness Fair 2018!

Summer Fridays are here!

June 2018

This summer, most Central Office departments will be participating in the University’s Summer Four-Day Workweek Plan. Summer hours will be effective from Monday June 25, 2018 through Friday, August 10, 2018, with June 29th and August 10th being our first and last Fridays off.

Professional Summer Attire Expectations

June 2018

While we all want to be cool and comfortable during the summer months, you are reminded to maintain a neat and professional appearance at all times. Look professional and come to work dressed for success every day.

WageWorks – Transit Benefit

June 2018

For all CUNY employees participating in WageWorks, please know that when there are three pay periods in a month, WageWorks deductions are taken out only for the first two pay periods.

2018 – 2019 Employee Holiday Calendar

June 2018

The University’s 2018-2019 Employee Holiday Calendar is now available for the period of September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019.

CUNY Work/Life Balance

June 2018

Helpful resources are available to you from the CUNY Work/Life Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Newsletters. As a reminder, EAP is a free service provided for you and your dependents by CUNY.

CUNY is Tobacco-free

June 2018

The use of tobacco is prohibited on all grounds and facilities under CUNY jurisdiction, including indoor locations, outdoor locations such as playing fields, entrances and exits to buildings and parking lots, making CUNY the largest smoke-free university system in the United States.

Wall Street Journal and The New York Times

April 2018

CUNY students, faculty, and staff now have access to both The Wall Street Journal & The New York Times!  Use your email to activate a digital subscription – a great perk negotiated by The University Office of Library Services.

TIAA – The Starting Line: Beginning to Save for Retirement

February 2018

To promote financial wellness and retirement readiness for our employees, Central Office Human Resources has partnered with TIAA to host a series of financial educational workshops to cover a variety of career and life stages. The workshops will be designed just for you to manage and save for both now and the future.