Announcements

Warm Wishes for the New Year!

December 2018

Central Office Human Resources would like to extend warm wishes to all our staff members and their families for happiness, health and prosperity in the New Year!

Thank You for Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

December 2018

Thanks to all who donated to and/or participated in the American Cancer Society’s annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Central Park this past October.

Flexible Spending Account Claim Deadlines

December 2018

Please keep in mind that the last day to submit claims for 2018 Plan year Health Care Flexible Spending Account (HCSFA) and Dependent Care Assistance Program (DECAP) is December 31, 2018 and the following grace periods are offered for HCFSA following the end of a Plan Year.

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 www.cotls.cuny.edu

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.