Skip to content Skip to navigation
Resources and Information on COVID-19 Ask a Question
Coronavirus (COVID-19) – HR Information
Performance Management
Learn more about the 2019-2020 appraisal process
Training Events
Check out our upcoming training events.
Work Life Integration
Manage the boundaries of work and personal life
New to UC Merced?
Find out what you need to know to ease you into life at UC Merced


April 23, 2020
Retirement Administration Service Center (RASC) will be hosting a webinar for UCRP members considering retirement from UC within the next five years, covers topics such as understanding the UCRP pension benefits, retirement saving and retiree health coverage.  Register for the webinar
April 8, 2020
Dear Colleagues, As the coronavirus crisis unfolds around us, the job of keeping UC Merced running continues from home offices and breakfast tables across the Valley and beyond. Some of us have been working remotely for nearly three weeks. How do we hang on to the connections and work rhythms we...
March 11, 2020
Click here for Coronavirus (COVID 19) HR Information.
November 21, 2019
Dear Colleagues, In December 2017, UC Merced became one of the first users of UCPath, the University of California’s replacement of its 40-year-old payroll system. Since then, UC has phased in other campuses. In December, UC Irvine and UC Santa Cruz will be added to UCPath. To...
November 19, 2019
Nicole Pollack is happy to be home. After a few years in the Bay Area, the longtime Turlock resident is back in the San Joaquin Valley and diving into her new role as UC Merced’s chief human resources officer and assistant vice chancellor of Human Resources. Since starting the job Aug. 5, Pollack...
October 28, 2019
A new supplemental health insurance option and a realignment of prescription medications covered under PPOs are among the featured changes in benefits for UC Merced staff and faculty members as the one-month period of Open Enrollment begins at 8 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31. During Open Enrollment, every...
October 22, 2019
  Open Enrollment begins at 8 a.m. Oct. 31 and ends at 5 p.m. Nov. 26. During that period, eligible UC Merced faculty and staff can make changes to their University of California benefits for the 2020 calendar year. Changes made during Open Enrollment are effective Jan. 1, 2020....
August 9, 2019
Talent Development is happy to share information regarding upcoming workshops and seminars offered by our campus partners.   The Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion presents the following: Creating a Respectful Workplace Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 2 to 4:30 p.m. in...
January 30, 2019
Celebrating Service is UC Merced’s annual event to celebrate the loyalty of employees who have reached service milestones. Historically, the campus honored staff who reached milestones at both the campus and system-level. This manual process has been updated to make use of reports now available...
January 28, 2019
It’s been a little over a year since UC Merced ended its contract with But thanks to the collaborative efforts of the Administrative Coordination Team (ACT), Human Resources, Office of Information Technology (OIT), and Procurement and Contracting Services, the popular self-study...