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Staff at Stanford work in hundreds of different types of positions, and number approximately 10,000. General employment policies are in Chapter 2 of the Administrative Guide (bargaining unit members should refer to their respective contracts).

Questions related to your employment are typically directed to the local (school or business unit) human resources contact except for Benefits, which is handled centrally by UHR. For school and unit HR contact information, see Contacts.

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October 26 Mind, Body, Spirit Moms (Sunday series)

This 8 week program is designed to promote the health and well-being of moms with kids of any age. Moms come together to nurture their minds, hearts, and bodies in a supportive community through the practice of mindfulness meditation, gentle yoga, authentic sharing and community building exercises. An emphasis will be placed on creating and nurturing lasting relationships among group members both within and outside of the group setting.

Dates: Sundays, September 28–November 16

Location: Li Ka Shing Learning Center, Rm 308,
291 Campus Drive (see campus map»)

To Register: Visit the HIP website for class code mbsm-01.

Co-sponsored by HIP and the WorkLife Office. Eligible for BeWell Berry and STAP funding.

October 27 2015 Open Enrollment Period Starts

The 2015 Open Enrollment period is October 27 (7:00 a.m. PT) through November 14 (11:59 p.m. PT).

More Information: Please see the Benefits website's Open Enrollment section.

October 27 Welcome Center Orientation

The Welcome Center combines completion of important required start-up steps with an enhanced, full-day orientation session. HR Professionals should enroll new hires by completing required enrollment form and emailing to Please review deadline dates for submitting enrollment forms.

Location: Cardinal at Work Welcome Center
3160 Porter Drive, Palo Alto, 94304 (campus map)