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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.

News & Announcements

Events & Important Dates

Stay informed, engaged and up to date with Stanford's only employee calendar.

September 19 One Year Anniversary Retirement Plan Info Meeting

After one year of service, you become eligible to receive Stanford contributions to the Contributory Retirement Account (CRA) of the Stanford Contributory Retirement Plan (SCRP). Learn more at this information session with Stanford Benefits.

Location: Redwood Hall, G-19, 243 Panama Street (see campus map»)

To register, email Jim Jezyk at Use "SCRP One Year Meeting" in the subject line. For more information on saving for your retirement, visit the Benefits website.

September 22 Fall HIP & CardinalRec classes start

Fall HIP classes start today and run through Friday December 5th, 2014.

Check the HIP website for healthy living classes and the Cardinal Rec website for fitness and that may still be open.

September 22 Welcome Center Orientation

The Welcome Center experience for new staff hires—much more than just orientation—will replace New Staff Orientation, with full implementation effective January 1, 2015. You'll begin your first day at the Cardinal at Work Welcome Center, designed to welcome you to the university, ensure you have a smooth transition to your new role, and help you feel prepared and informed as you begin your career at Stanford.

Welcome Center website:

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