Financial Focus

Did you know UF has a policy on tipping?


Published: February 18, 2020 3:58 pm

Pursuant to state guidelines and UF’s Policy on Business Entertainment, gratuities should not exceed 15 percent of a bill’s subtotal before tax. In some cases, where there is an automatic gratuity charged by a venue, tips on meals may exceed 15 percent. This increase is allowable and will be reimbursed by the University. Please help […]

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 […]

UF 2019 Contract Supplier Showcase


Published: November 13, 2019 2:02 pm

UF faculty and staff are invited to meet UF’s contract vendors and enjoy free refreshments.

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myUF Marketplace is now live; resources available to help


Published: October 29, 2019 12:05 pm

On Oct. 28, UF launched its new single procure-to-pay system designed to streamline processes for UF departments.

New study reports UF contributes more than $16 billion to Florida’s economy


Published: October 29, 2019 12:04 pm

The University of Florida and related entities contributed $16.91 billion to the state’s economy in fiscal year 2017-2018, according to a newly released study on UF’s economic contributions. In Alachua County alone, the university and related entities supported 93,764 full- and part-time jobs, representing 54% of the county’s workforce. These jobs include staff and faculty […]

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Additional details about UF’s 2019-20 Pay Program


Published: August 21, 2019 9:20 am

The university will implement a 1-percent across-the-board increase for all eligible employees and has created an aggregate increase pool of 2 percent to be used for market and merit in amounts that may range from zero to more than 2 percent. Additionally, the minimum wage will increase from $13 to $14 per hour, effective Oct. 1, 2019.

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Announcing UF’s 2019–2020 Pay Program


Published: July 10, 2019 9:00 am

Effective Oct. 1, 2019, for employees on payroll as of June 30, 2019, the university will implement a 1-percent across-the-board salary increase and an additional 2-percent salary increase pool for merit and market-based increases based on criteria established by colleges and units. Additionally, the university’s minimum wage for TEAMS employees will increase from $13 to $14 per hour, also effective Oct. 1.

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Department Wellness Fund applications now open


Published: July 10, 2019 8:40 am

Beginning this month through the end of August, University of Florida and UF Health departments may apply for one of 10 Department Wellness Fund awards of up to $500 to support health and wellness initiatives in their area.

Need some guidance on retirement? Enroll in a FLARE workshop today


Published: July 10, 2019 8:25 am

UF’s Financial Literacy and Retirement Education (FLARE) workshops are here to guide you on your journey toward the best possible financial future.


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