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

ConnectCarolina Q and A with Mike Barker

February 26, 2020

ConnectCarolina is just one of the systems that Mike Barker oversees in his role as Vice Chancellor for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer. He’s also a ConnectCarolina user and recently, we had a chance to sit down with him … Continued

Did You Know: There’s More Than One Way to Get Help

February 26, 2020

Help.unc.edu is the place to go when you’re having an “It’s broken” or “I need something” moment at work. The support team is always ready to help, and they can point you to self-help resources or work through your help … Continued