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).

Mission Center Building (MCB): 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m., 3rd Floor, Suite 500. Orientations will be held on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month unless a holiday falls on a Monday then the orientation will be held on the following Tuesday at the Laurel Heights building in Conference Room 382. The schedule below shows the orientation dates for 2018. (Note on Tuesday, September 4th the orientation has moved to Laurel Heights, Conference Room 474, 4th Floor.)  

December 12/4/2017 12/18/2017
January 1/2/2018* 1/16/2018*
February 2/5/2018 2/20/2018*
March 3/5/2018 3/19/2018
April 4/2/2018 4/16/2018
May 5/7/2018 5/21/2018
June 6/4/2018 6/18/2018
July 7/2/2018 7/16/2018
August 8/6/2018 8/20/2018
September 9/4/2018* 9/17/2018
October 10/1/2018 10/15/2018
November 11/5/2018 11/19/2018
December 12/3/2018 12/17/2018

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.

*Note: Given Monday is a holiday, this event will be held on a Tuesday at the Laurel Heights building in Conference Room 382.

Location Address:

Mission Center Building (MCB): 1855 Folsom St. San Francisco, CA 94103

Laurel Heights Building (LHts): 3333 California St, San Francisco, CA 94118 for benefit orientation held on Tuesday