A Better Way to Schedule Classroom and Event Spaces

April 30, 2020

There’s good news for you if part of your job includes scheduling classroom or event space. After a diverse group of campus partners participated in a software selection process, coming this summer, CollegeNET’s 25Live software will become the new tool … Continued

Background Checks – A New Simplified Process

April 30, 2020

Most appointees or candidates being considered for a UNC role go through a background check process before they start their new job or appointment. So, what goes on behind the background check curtain? Did you know that there are several … Continued

Fiscal Year-End is Just Around the Corner

April 30, 2020

Bookmark this page to help you prepare for fiscal year-end (FYE). The dates are accelerated when compared with previous years. Read the “Fiscal Year-End 2020 Closing Dates and Procedures Memo” and “Fiscal Year-End 2020 Task Checklist for Campus” for important 2020 FYE … Continued

New Research Administration Management Reports Coming Soon

March 31, 2020

If you manage financial information for sponsored projects, you can look forward to a new tool to help track and report financial information. The new Research Administration Management (RAM) Reports were developed through a partnership with the Office of Sponsored … Continued

Getting Help While Working Remotely

March 31, 2020

During these extraordinary times when the UNC community is working, teaching and learning from new places and in new ways, keep in mind that help.unc.edu is a great resource for tips and “how-to” articles covering internet connections, Zoom conferencing tool, VPN and much more. Click … Continued

Managing Your UNC Travel and Business Meeting Expenses

March 31, 2020

Good news! If you travel on behalf of the University or incur frequent business meeting expenses, you can look forward to significant improvements to the travel and expense system beginning this summer. For example, if you apply for and receive … Continued

New Online Help: Working with Payroll

March 31, 2020

Good news for HR Reps. We’ve created a new Working with Payroll help document that provides not only a big picture overview of the processes but also includes payroll term definitions, an overview of the EHRA and SHRA payroll processes, links … Continued

Do You Need Information about IRS W-4 Form Changes for 2020?

March 31, 2020

The Internal Revenue Service released a new Federal Form W-4 Employee Withholding Allowance Certificate (federal W-4 form) effective January 1, 2020, and the 2020 form is very different from previous versions. The IRS is not requiring all employees to complete … Continued

Requesting Disability Accommodations in ConnectCarolina

February 26, 2020

The ConnectCarolina HR team and the UNC Equal Opportunity and Compliance (EOC) Office are making it easier for employees with disabilities to request the accommodations they need to do their jobs. What used to require three paper forms for 1) … Continued

Coming Soon: A New Supplier Portal

February 26, 2020

Security is a hot topic these days. Just like you want to keep your banking information secure, companies do too. Starting with a pilot group in March, a new Supplier Portal will let suppliers manage their banking information and addresses themselves. Letting the suppliers maintain banking and address information directly keeps … Continued