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HR Updates

  • Annual Security & Fire Safety Report for 2017 is available online

    The 2017 UAB Annual Security & Fire Safety Report is now available online. To access it, you can go to the UAB Police Department website at and click on “Read the 2017 UAB Annual Security & Fire Safety (Clery) Report,” or click here to...

  • Update to HR Policy 204 on University shift differentials

    In alignment with best practice in shift differentials, UAB Human Resources has revised HR Policy 204 and Section 5.2 of the “You and UAB Handbook” for eligible nonexempt employees who work evenings and nights. The standard evening shift now begins...

  • Use or lose personal holidays

    UAB’s policy on personal holidays requires non-hospital biweekly-paid full-time regular employees to take any unused personal holidays by the last biweekly pay period with a June pay date. For 2017, that means that employees in this category must...

  • New I-9 form required by Jan. 22, 2017

    The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has revised the Form I-9 effective Nov. 14, 2016. The revised Form I-9 must be used for all new hires/rehires no later than Jan. 22, 2017. Please begin using the revised Form I-9 for all campus...

  • Benefit updates: 1095-C form, Truth in Salary & Total Compensation Statements

    In addition to the tax documents you normally receive from UAB, all employees who meet eligibility for health insurance as defined by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will receive a 1095-C form. Do not throw the 1095 form(s) away.  They are needed for your...

  • Update to HR Policy 634

    HR Policy 634, Alcohol and Drug Testing for Reasonable Cause, has been revised effective Feb. 1, 2017.  The revision reflects changes in UAB practice to include procedures and collection sites. To view the updated policy in its entirety, visit the...

  • Sick Time Donation Pool - Initial Phase

    In late 2016, the UAB Employee Benefits Committee approved the expansion of the Sick Time Donation Policy to provide a source of paid leave for employees who have exhausted available accrued benefit time as a result of significant illness or injury to...

UAB Employee of the Month & Year

Employee of the Month

Parth Bhagat

Employee of the Month
December 2017

Employee of the Year

Pam Alverson

Employee of the Year