Beach Bash 2012 Photos & Recap

September 2012

It was great seeing all who attended this year’s beach bash at Kingsborough Community College on Friday, August 17.

2011 Benefits Open Enrollment/Transfer Period

October 2011

The 2011 Open Enrollment/Transfer Period for the Health Insurance Plans, Young Adult Coverage to Age 26, Flexible Spending Accounts Program and PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Benefits for the 2012 calendar/plan year is currently underway. The time period of dates when changes can be made for specific programs, plans and coverages are listed below. Please pay attention to the dates and submit your forms on time to ensure that the changes are processed.

Flexible Spending Accounts Program: Sept 26 – Nov 18 Change Dates

October 2011

CUNY employees have the option to enroll in the annual Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) Program for the plan year 2012. The open enrollment period began on September 26, 2011 and ends on November 18, 2011.

Health Insurance Plans: Nov 1 – Nov 30 Change Dates

October 2011

The 2011 Transfer Period for the Health Insurance Plans is November 1, 2011 through November 30, 2011.

Young Adult Coverage to Age 26: Nov 1 – Nov 30 Enroll Dates

October 2011

In accordance with the Federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), CUNY now offers all employees the opportunity to include their young adult dependents (up to age 26) under their health benefits coverage.

PSC-CUNY Dental Plans: Nov 1 – Nov 30 Change Dates

October 2011

The PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund Dental Plan change period will be from November 1 through November 30, 2011. During this time, PSC-CUNY Welfare Fund participants and benefits-eligible employees can change their dental coverage provider.

Thanks for Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness

October 2011

Thank you to all the Central Office staff members who donated to and/or participated in the American Cancer Society’s annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Central Park on Sunday, October 16, 2011. Over $3,100 in donations was raised. The Central Office Team had about 30 walkers who came out on an unseasonably warm and sunny fall day to honor breast cancer survivors, remember people we have lost, and raise funds and awareness to help end the disease.

Chancellor’s Holiday Party – Dec 15

October 2011

Save the date of Thursday, December 15, 2011 for Chancellor Goldstein’s annual holiday party for Central Office. Invitations will be sent soon via email with all the festive information.

CUNYfirst Employee Self Service & Claiming Your Account

March 2011

In case you haven’t heard, CUNYfirst is the modern, integrated system being implemented throughout the University. All CUNY employees have access to their personal information through Employee Self Service (ESS).

On-site Retirement Plan Reps Schedule

March 2011

Representatives from the various retirement plans are scheduled to visit several of our Central Office locations to provide you with on-site individual counseling sessions to answer your retirement plan questions and assist you with meeting your retirement goals.

Japan Disaster Relief Efforts & Support Services

March 2011

The combined impact of the recent earthquake in Japan (one of the strongest ever recorded), which was followed by an enormous tsunami, resulted in tremendous damage and loss of life. These tragic events have also caused three nuclear power reactors to malfunction and release deadly radiation into the air.

2011 Wishes & 2010 Thanks!

January 2011

Welcome to the new 2011 calendar year! We hope you had an enjoyable and safe December holiday season, and extend warm wishes to all our staff members and their families for happiness, health, and prosperity in 2011!