New Employee Benefits Overview for Postdocs

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UC’s Health & Welfare and Retirement benefits are an important part of your total compensation package. This orientation is intended to empower postdoctoral scholars newly eligible for UC benefits to make informed decisions regarding their benefits options during their 31-day Period of Initial Eligibility (PIE).

UC Path Enrollment Forms, effective April 24, 2020:

Our orientation has been changed to a webinar format in support of social distancing as related to COVID-19. Please also note the change in date/time:

Webinar Session

  • Webinar Date: first and third Thursdays of the month
  • Webinar Time: 9:30 a.m. -10:30 a.m.
  • Webinar Info:
    • To join the webinar online, go to, select “join a meeting,” and enter meeting ID: 428 432 9103
    • For audio, call 669-900-6833; meeting ID: 428 432 9103

Attendance is on a drop-in basis though if you are a new postdoc please complete the onboarding process through HR prior to attending this workshop to confirm your eligibility for UC-sponsored benefits.

For additional details please contact [email protected] or 415/476-6529.