Tag: Human Resources

Actions Required for 2013 Flexible Spending Accounts

Actions Required for 2013 Flexible Spending Accounts

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Claim Submission If you have a Flexible Spending Account balance and have qualified expenses to submit for 2013 services, you must do so by March 31, 2014. In accordance with IRS regulations, any amount not claimed will be forfeited. There are several ways to submit a claim: Upload documentation electronically to www.discoverybenefits.com Via the the […]

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Updated Policy on U.S. Staff/Administrator Teaching

Updated Policy on U.S. Staff/Administrator Teaching

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The University’s policy for teaching by U.S. campus staff/administrators has been revised, with guidelines on teaching load and eligibility. The policy has been posted to Connections, in the Human Resources section under the Staff tab. Staff who teach or are interested in teaching should review the policy there. The revised policy has been approved by […]

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Call for Nominations for Staff Member of the Year: Deadline April 4

Call for Nominations for Staff Member of the Year: Deadline April 4

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s recognition as a great college to work for isn’t possible without the efforts of exceptional staff members who help make it that way. With that in mind, nominations are now being accepted for this year’s Staff Member of the Year award. This annual award recognizes a staff member who has truly gone the […]

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Call for Nominations: Employee Spotlight Award

Call for Nominations: Employee Spotlight Award

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Employee Spotlight Award recognizes and rewards two staff members each month for their day-to-day contributions and outstanding service to Webster University. Click here to nominate your colleague through the nomination form. Nominations for the April, May and June 2014 awards are being accepted through Feb. 21. What is the Employee Spotlight Award? The Employee Spotlight […]

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Early Retiree Medical Benefits

Early Retiree Medical Benefits

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s comprehensive benefits package (including health, wellness, paid time off and retirement benefits) has always remained industry competitive. Now, with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, many options are available for medical coverage. Like many other universities have already implemented, Webster is making changes to the Early (pre-65) Retiree Medical plan. While early […]

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My Webster Portal Update: Access Assistance, Payday Reporting/Approvals

My Webster Portal Update: Access Assistance, Payday Reporting/Approvals

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nearly 1,800 community members are now registered and actively using My Webster, with the successful execution of three payrolls, 2014 benefits enrollment, and online employee self-service updates of personal, payroll and benefits-related information. This modernization eliminates many paper-based systems, improving the sustainability, convenience and functionality of multiple self-service features while increasing accountability and responsibility for […]

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Corporate Partner Drury Hotels Extends Discount to Webster Employees

Corporate Partner Drury Hotels Extends Discount to Webster Employees

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a proud partner with Webster University, the Drury family of hotels is happy to extend a 15% discount to all its Webster University guests at any of their hotels. Stay with Drury Hotels and experience what they have to offer. To take advantage of the discount, when checking in identify yourself as being eligible […]

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‘My Benefits’ Module Now Online in My Webster

‘My Benefits’ Module Now Online in My Webster

| January 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a part of the My Webster system implementation, we are now bringing online the benefits module “My Benefits.” The module is available through the Benefits tab in My Webster by selecting “Health & Welfare.” When you first access the module, it displays your “Benefits Overview” reflecting your current elections and “Links” providing additional information […]

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My Webster Checklist, Dec. 20: Hourly Staff Time Stamp Begins Monday

My Webster Checklist, Dec. 20: Hourly Staff Time Stamp Begins Monday

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the launch of My Webster continues and associated policy and protocol changes are implemented, daily updates and checklists will be communicated through Webster Today to help remind employees of their tasks in the system. For today’s reminder: Starting Monday, Dec. 23, all hourly staff will need to time stamp both in and out so […]

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My Webster Checklist, Dec. 19: Hourly Staff Time Stamps; Salary Staff Exception Reports

My Webster Checklist, Dec. 19: Hourly Staff Time Stamps; Salary Staff Exception Reports

| December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

As the launch of My Webster continues and associated policy and protocol changes are implemented, daily updates and checklists will be communicated through Webster Today to help remind employees of their tasks in the system. For today’s reminder: All hourly staff need to record time in My Webster via time stamp. The Command Center is […]

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