News from HR

Learn more about the upcoming HR server maintenance as well information about representative sessions and webinars from TIAA.

Scheduled HR Server Maintenance

The HR servers will experience a planned downtime on Tuesday, July 31 from 4 to 5 p.m. The following HR programs will not be available during that time: PREP, ORP, MetLaw and TSAccess.

TIAA Session

You can discuss your personal financial situation with an experienced TIAA Financial Consultant on a confidential basis at no additional cost to you. They are available Tuesday, August 14 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Medical School Wing C (old Motel) Room 102 to discuss how to help you pursue your financial goals by investing in financial products such as mutual funds, brokerage, life insurance and annuities.  Space is limited, so please RSVP as soon as you can. Register at or call 800-732-8353.

TIAA Webinar Sessions

Employees can enroll in any of following sessions by click here.

  • August 14 from noon to 1 p.m. - Special Topic: Planning for diminished capacity and illness -- Aging can change many things in a person’s life, including the ability to manage one’s own money. You can learn about the important documents you should consider putting in place, as well as the various options, including funding for long-term care.
  • August 14 from 3 to 4 p.m. - Halfway There: A retirement checkpoint -- You can give yourself a mid-career financial checkup to evaluate your current savings, formulate a plan to help pursue your savings goals and manage competing financial priorities.
  • August 15 from noon to 1 p.m. - Inside Money: Managing income and debt -- Discover how to help make your money work harder by using your cash flow more effectively, developing good saving habits and better managing debt.
  • August 15 from 3 to 4:00 p.m. - Paying Yourself: Income options in retirement -- You can learn the rules that govern retirement assets and find out when to consider using different income sources.
  • August 16 from noon to 1 p.m. - Special Topic: All about IRAs -- You can learn the facts on IRAs, how an IRA may help you meet your retirement savings goals and which one may be right for you.
  • August 16 from 3 to 4 p.m. - Start to Finish: The early career woman’s guide to financial wisdom
    When women are starting their careers, there’s a lot to consider—career goals, job satisfaction, achieving a work/life balance. But it’s important to also consider retirement. Discover how establishing a plan now can help establish your financial future.
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