Benefits

12/6/19
The Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER) and United University Professions (UUP) announced the allocation of funds for Individual Development Awards (IDA) for activity between July 2, 2019 and July 1, 2020
12/3/19
Health insurance carriers have announced changes for 2020. State employees can make allowed changes to health insurance through December 31, 2019.  
11/26/19
State employees can create, change or cancel payroll contributions for voluntary retirement savings plan(s) for 2020. The IRS has announced that the maximum calendar year contribution limits have increased for 2020.
7/8/19
Members of the New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS) can access and manage their retirement information online using Retirement Online.
4/29/19
The New York State Teachers’ Retirement System (NYSTRS) will hold their Annual Meeting of Delegates in October or November 2019 in Saratoga Springs, NY. As a participating institution, UB is eligible to elect one delegate to attend this meeting.
2/4/19
The Governor's Office of Employee Relations (GOER) announced that state offices would officially close early on January 30, 2019 and close the whole day on January 31, 2019 due to inclement weather. Learn how to charge your leave accruals.
12/14/18
State employees can create, change or cancel payroll contributions for voluntary retirement savings plan(s) for 2019. The IRS has announced that the maximum calendar year contribution limits have increased for 2019.
11/9/18
Every November, enrollees in the NYS Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP) may elect to participate or not participate in the Pre-Tax Contribution Program (PTCP) for the upcoming plan year. During November, current PTCP enrollees may also make changes to their coverage (without a qualifying event) which impact the NYSHIP deduction for the upcoming plan year.
12/6/19
The Governor’s Office of Employee Relations (GOER) and United University Professions (UUP) announced the allocation of funds for Individual Development Awards (IDA) for activity between July 2, 2019 and July 1, 2020
12/3/19
Health insurance carriers have announced changes for 2020. State employees can make allowed changes to health insurance through December 31, 2019.  
11/26/19
State employees can create, change or cancel payroll contributions for voluntary retirement savings plan(s) for 2020. The IRS has announced that the maximum calendar year contribution limits have increased for 2020.
7/8/19
Members of the New York State and Local Retirement System (NYSLRS) can access and manage their retirement information online using Retirement Online.