Deadline is Fast Approaching to Submit Health Spending Account and Training & Development Account Claims

Employees eligible for Health Spending and Training & Development funds are reminded to submit claims for 2019/2020 by March 31, 2020. If you have funds in the Health Spending Account on March 31, 2020 from fiscal year 2019/2020, they will be carried forward for one more fiscal year, but expenses incurred in this fiscal year … Read more

Gender Diversity in the Workplace

On January 28, 2020 Human Resources ran our latest installment of our Learning Series workshops: Gender Diversity in the Workplace. The workshop was led by Kai Scott, M.A., (pronouns He/Him) a social scientist with 15 years’ experience working with vulnerable populations. The workshop addressed transgender rights and the barriers transgender people face in the workplace, … Read more

Employee Service Excellence Awards

The deadline is fast approaching for nominations for UFV’s Employee Service Excellence Awards! You have until February 14, 2020 to nominate a deserving colleague for the outstanding job they are doing in service, leadership and/or teamwork that supports the values, mission, and goals of UFV. Check out the link on the HR website to determine … Read more

Human Resources Under Construction

As you walk by the Human Resources department over the next month or so, you may notice lots of noise and dust, but never fear – although we are undergoing a small renovation, we are still very open for business in our usual location (A288) and will continue to happily serve you with a smile … Read more

Get Your Workout Done at Work

You have you been sitting at your desk for 4 hours straight. Shoulders feel stiff, mind is fuzzy, you are feeling completely drained! Step away from that desk and head over to the Fitness Centre! UFV employees are lucky to have an on-site facility that enables them to get their workout in during their lunch … Read more

New to UFV?

Welcome! You may have started today, or last week or perhaps even a month or so ago and either way, you will start to navigate the who/what/when/where/why and how of our great workplace. Perhaps you want to learn more about the various campuses and what campus life has to offer? Each campus location has maps … Read more