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Event Brings Employees Together to Reconnect and Build Community

The Oak Grove has traditionally been a place where IUP comes together, so it is a natural choice for the first in a series of three community-building events planned for IUP faculty, staff, and administrators this fall during the Common Hour.

Reminder: Register Winter 2021 Events Involving Minors

The IUP Protection of Minors policy states that a program administrator must register events involving minors with the university, with limited exception. The event registry web page is available, and the registration process must begin at least 30 days before the day of the event.

Onsite Retirement Symposium to be held on September 9, 2021

The 2021 Retirement Symposium will be held on September 9 in the HUB. Due to anticipated demand, we recommend that you RSVP to human-resources@iup.edu by noon on September 3, 2021.

Informational Sessions for Retrenched and Furloughed Employees

Informational sessions to review information and answer questions regarding benefits, COBRA, final pay, exit procedures, and filing for unemployment are being offered to faculty who have been retrenched and to AFSCME and SCUPA members who are being furloughed or transitioned to nine-month positions.

Reminder: Register Spring 2021 and Summer 2021 Events Involving Minors

The IUP Protection of Minors policy states that a program administrator must register events involving minors with the university, with limited exception. The event registry web page is available, and the registration process must begin at least 30 days before the day of the event.

AFSCME, SPFPA, OPEIU, PSSU, and SCUPA Seniority Lists for July-December 2020 Posted

In accordance with each collective bargaining agreement, the seniority lists have been posted electronically on the Human Resources’ Seniority Reports web page.

2020 Year-End Leave Information and Reminders Regarding Benefits and Leave

Useful information and reminders regarding leave earnings and usage for Calendar Year 2020.

Reminder: Register Your Winter 2020 Events Involving Minors

The IUP Protection of Minors policy states that a program administrator must register events involving minors with the university, with limited exception. The event registry web page is available, and the registration process must begin at least 30 days before the day of the event.

Free Virtual Seminar on Breast Health, October 28

Join us for a virtual Zoom seminar on breast health, presented by Dr. Dan Clark, a breast surgeon at IRMC. Learn more about prevention, symptoms, and treatment options. 

Virtual Retirement Informational Event, Nov. 5

If you are thinking about retiring and are unsure of what steps to take next, join us on Thursday, November 5, 2020, for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to get answers to your biggest retirement planning questions.

2021 Flexible Spending Account Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for Flexible Spending Accounts through Employee Self Service begins Monday, October 19, and  ends Friday, November 6, 2020.

2020 PEBTF Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for PEBTF begins on October 19 and ends on Friday, November 6, 2020.

Flu Shot Clinic on Campus, October 14

Flu vaccines will be administered by Rite Aid Pharmacy on  October 14, 2020 ,from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in Folger Hall.

Flu Vaccine Clinic for IUP Campus Community in October

Flu vaccines will be administered by Rite Aid Pharmacy on October 1 and October 14, 2020, in Folger Hall.

AFSCME, SPFPA, OPEIU, PSSU, and SCUPA Seniority Lists for January-June 2020 Posted

In accordance with each collective bargaining agreement, the seniority lists have been posted electronically on the Human Resources’ Seniority Reports web page.

Deadline for (Non-Faculty) Retirement with Enhanced Sick Leave Payout

AFSCME, SCUPA, OPEIU, POA, SPFPA, SEIU, coaches, and non-represented employees who are eligible and planing to retire must submit notice of retirement by Friday, June 26, 2020, to participate in the Enhanced Sick Leave Payout Program.

Register for Virtual Financial Counseling Sessions with TIAA

Sign up for a financial counseling session with TIAA and get advice and education about your retirement savings, managing debt, and your investment strategy. Virtual counseling sessions are available by secure online connection or phone.

Reminder: Register Your Summer 2020 Events Involving Minors

The IUP Protection of Minors policy states that a program administrator must register events involving minors with the university, with limited exception. The event registry webpage is available, and the registration process must begin at least 30 days before the day of the event. 

Update for Employees, May 21

Information for employees following President Driscoll's announcement about plans for Fall 2020.

Update For Employees, May 8, 2020

Governor Wolf continues to classify Indiana County in the “red” phase, which means that the stay-at-home order remains in place.

Virtual Financial Counseling Sessions with TIAA

Sign up for a virtual financial counseling session with TIAA, and get advice and education about your retirement savings, managing debt, and your investment strategy.

Last Day for Open Enrollment for Managers, OPEIU, SPFPA, APSCUF, Coaches: May 1

Open enrollment for managers, OPEIU, SPFPA, APSCUF, and coaches is May 1 with an effective date of July 1, 2020. If you do not have changes, no action is required during open enrollment.

Faculty Phased Retirement Requests Due April 26

Eligible faculty members can begin a phased retirement arrangement in fall 2020, provided they submit their proposed arrangement by April 26, 2020.

Open Enrollment for Managers, OPEIU, SPFPA, APSCUF, Coaches: April 20-May 1

Open enrollment for managers, OPEIU, SPFPA, APSCUF, and coaches will be held April 20 to May 1 with an effective date of July 1, 2020. If you do not have changes, no action is required during open enrollment.

Canceled: Eat Right 4 Life Program

Due to the circumstances regarding the coronavirus, the last two weeks of this program have been canceled.