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Campus Closure July 5th, 2019

June 25, 2019  Dear University of Maryland community, Following Governor Hogan’s announcement that the Independence Day holiday can be extended by a day for all state employees, UMD will close on Friday,

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

Regular physical activity is good for everyone’s health, and people of all ages and body types can be physically active. National Physical Fitness and Sports Month is a great time

May’s Lynda Course

Having Difficult Conversations Leadership coach and director of learning and development, Britt Andreatta shares her tips and strategies for having difficult conversations. In her four-phase model, you’ll discover the

Email address update

Please make sure that you have an updated email address in PHR.  The Department of Budget & Management (State Benefits) may send notifications to you about Open Enrollment via email.

Have you recently moved?

Make sure you complete a new W-4 with your new address The W-4 form is available at in the Forms Section, or you can submit one through POSC where

Kaiser Permanenter Participants

New! Alexandria Medical Center Now Open Kaiser Permanente delivers on its commitment to increase access to outstanding care and convenience in Northern Virginia. To better serve our growing membership in

Skin Cancer Prevention Month

Sponsor: American Academy of Dermatology Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. Ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin

Count Yourself In

You may already know that the University is a federal contractor, meaning we receive funds to provide services to the federal government. These federal contracts are used to fund student

2019 Final Performance Reviews

The end of the 2018/2019 Performance Review & Development (PRD) cycle (April 2018 through March 2019) is quickly approaching.  This opportunity is used to discuss staff performance during the entire