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Regents approve stepped-up contributions
to UC Retirement Plan

Regents vote to increase UC and employee contributions to UCRP beginning July 2011 to help cope with spiraling pension costs. Read about the regents' action.

President Yudof discusses retirement benefits with Council of UC Staff Assemblies

In a meeting with representatives from UC's staff assemblies, President Yudof stressed the importance of employee input and engagement as he evaluates proposed changes to retirement benefits for future UC employees. Read about Yudof's remarks.

Solution: Doctors for California's underserved communities

California faces a shortage of up to 17,000 physicians by 2015. UC's Program in Medical Education (PRIME) is trying to fill the gap – and helping to place doctors in the state’s most underserved communities. Read about PRIME.

Systemwide News

Open Enrollment Preview: UC adds new medical plans for 2011

UC adds new medical plans

With health insurance costs continuing to rise, UC has developed two new medical plans for 2011 to help keep health insurance affordable for employees. Read about UC's new medical plans.


More Systemwide News

He has represented student interests as student regent and helped first generation students successfully transition to college. Now Jesse Bernal is working on systemwide efforts to improve campus climate. Read about Bernal's work on diversity initiatives.

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What is antimatter?

  Read the answer to this question and others.


Don't forget your DC Plan account

UCRP members still have a DC Plan account as part of your retirement savings. While you may no longer be contributing to it, you can still manage your investments.

Read about DC Plan accounts.

You can read more HR news on At Your Service.

Update your beneficiaries

Designating the beneficiaries of your UC benefits is important if you want to be sure that your assets are left to the survivors you intend. Read more about naming your beneficiaries.

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