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UMD Child Development Center

The University of Maryland will open a child care center in Summer 2020. The University of Maryland Child Development Center will accommodate 120 children from infants through pre-school (ages 6

Open Enrollment Update#2

We have just been informed by the State that they anticipate SPS to be available to all employees by Monday morning, November 18th.  Employees who had not completed their Open Enrollment

New Tuition Remission Application Portal

The University System of Maryland (USM) is launching a new Tuition Remission Application Portal for employees to apply for tuition remission benefits for all University System of Maryland (USM) institutions.  The new

National Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes is currently the seventh leading cause of death in the United States, and studies show that deaths related to diabetes may be under-reported. Today, 1 in 10 U.S. adults

TOGETHER Program

: FREE Relationship and Financial Educational Series Working with Couples to Build Strong Families! See us on WJLA’s Good Morning Washington.  Build a meaningful connection with your partner Meet weekly with

Retiree Prescription Plan Changes

2019 Updates on Retiree Prescription Changes Current Retirees do not need to enroll in Medicare Part D for 2019 as originally planned. Update on September 5, 2019 The State of

CUSS Summer Update

The Council of University System Staff (CUSS) was established in 1992 by request of the Board of Regents to advise on matters relating to the development and maintenance of a

A Morning with Residential Facilities

At a recent meeting with Sean Ballentine, the Assistant Director, Employee Services for Residential Facilities, Sean mentioned that Residential Facilities was housing 4,000 scouts from the United Kingdom in mid-August,