Benefits

Are you maximizing your tax-deferring opportunities?


Published: January 21, 2020 8:35 am

As the new year and tax season are upon us, now is a great time to do a financial check-up to ensure you are taking advantage of the tax-deferring opportunities available to you. “Anything you can do to tax-defer helps stretch your dollar,” said Shannon Edwards, UFHR Benefits director. “The first thing I tell people […]

Save the Date to Perk Up Your Summer!


Published: January 21, 2020 8:30 am

It’s not too early to start making plans for the summer. Join us at the Champions Club on Tuesday, Feb. 25, to meet representatives from area youth summer camps and to learn more about UF’s year-round GatorPerks program, which offers discounts on travel, entertainment, restaurants, health and wellness services, and much more. This free event […]

Verify your benefits deductions for 2020


Published: January 6, 2020 8:35 am

Whether or not you made changes during Open Enrollment, the New Year is a good time to review your paycheck to ensure your coverage selections are accurate. If you made any changes to the following plans during Open Enrollment, they will be reflected beginning with your Jan. 3 paycheck: Medical/Dependent Care Reimbursement and Health Savings […]

Be on the lookout for W-4 form changes


Published: January 6, 2020 8:20 am

The University of Florida expects to have the new 2020 W-4 form available in myUFL’s My Self Service module by mid-January of 2020. Due to federal tax law changes that took place in 2018, the 2020 Form W-4, Employee’s Withholding Certificate, is very different from previous versions. While the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is not […]

Happy Holidays! Reminders for the holiday closing period and year-end


Published: December 9, 2019 3:24 pm

The University of Florida will be closed Wednesday, Dec. 25, and Wednesday, Jan. 1, as well as the holiday closing period of Dec. 26 through 31, and will reopen on Thursday, Jan. 2. As you make preparations for time off during the holidays, be sure to enter your time and leave early.

How do you make healthcare decisions?


Published: December 9, 2019 3:20 pm

Researchers in the UF Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering are seeking your participation in a survey investigating how people make health insurance enrollment decisions.

Review printed confirmation statements, upcoming paychecks for changes made during Open Enrollment


Published: December 9, 2019 3:05 pm

While the annual benefits Open Enrollment period concluded in November, now is the time to review your paperwork and online information to confirm any changes you made are accurately reflected and ensure you have the coverage you intended in 2020.

Voluntary retirement savings plan limits increase for 2020


Published: December 9, 2019 3:00 pm

UF’s voluntary retirement savings plans may help increase your retirement security with the added benefits of pre-tax investing.

stock image of hands near a laptop keyboard

Interested in the Employee Education Program? Be sure to verify upcoming application and approval deadlines


Published: November 12, 2019 4:22 pm

UF faculty and staff who wish to take college courses through the Employee Education Program (EEP) during the spring semester must adhere to application, approval and registration deadlines on the UF EEP website.

close up of dollar bill with blue background

Opportunities to learn more about the State of Florida’s new shared savings program


Published: November 12, 2019 4:20 pm

Did you know you can shop for healthcare services and earn rewards? The State of Florida offers a Shared Savings Program to reward you for making informed and cost-effective decisions about your healthcare.


Subscribe to Benefits

Have a story or event to share with UF at Work?

Submit it here

Connect with UF at Work

Mailing Address

PO Box 115006
Gainesville, FL 32611

Physical Address

903 West University Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32611

MAP