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Human Resources News and Events

Learn more about upcoming HR-related training dates, important deadlines and critical policy updates. For additional training and professional development opportunities, please review our calendar.

Upcoming events and news to note:

Being thankful

Embracing gratitude creates positivity and builds emotional resilience. Let you Employee Assistance Program help you find gratitude so you can be grateful.

Coping with stress

Work stress impacts our personal lives, and personal stress affects our work lives. Your Employee Assistance Program can provide healthy ways to cope.

Be kind to you

October brings World Mental Health Day, and with it, a good time to reflect on our mental health. The qualified staff at our Employee Assistance Program offers confidential consultations to answer your mental health questions and to offer assistance to employee --any time, every day.

Living the Legacy of Service

The University of South Carolina would like to congratulate employees who in 2019 reached a milestone of 10 or more years of service with the state of South Carolina and its flagship university.

Virtual Benefits Fair

Join us for a Virtual Benefits Fair September 28 and 29 where you can learn about the benefit options available to you as an UofSC employee. Hear from vendors about specific plan details and learn about 2021 benefits, including plan options and enrollment instructions.

Open Enrollment is October 1 - 31

Learn about your insurance options for 2021, benefits enhancements for the upcoming year, and changes you can make during this time.

UofSC 403(B) Addendum

The CARES Act contains provisions that impact access to retirement funds. UofSC will temporarily relax early distribution and loan provisions to the 403(b) plans which will eliminate tax penalties on certain early withdrawals and relax certain restrictions on loans employees can take from their account.

Supporting aging parents

Caring for aging relatives requires a lot of logistics and love. Let us help you with the former so you can focus on the latter.

Benefits COVID-19 FAQ

Find answers to frequently asked questions regarding your benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Communicating with kids

Our toughest conversations can happen with our closest loved ones: our children. Learn how to create productive discussions at home through the resources provided by your Employee Assistance Program.


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