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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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Events & Important Dates

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

July 25 Your Health Care Benefits in Retirement
If you are considering retirement from Stanford within the next several months, come to this informational session to learn about your health care options during retirement, how to determine your benefit eligibility, and when to apply for Medicare.
Enroll in STARS for course code BEN-2000.
Location: Redwood Hall, Room G19 (see campus map)
July 28 New Staff Orientation

Stanford’s staff orientation program is for newly hired, benefits-eligible staff members. You will receive a broad overview of Stanford's mission, policies, and the variety of resources, services and training opportunities available throughout the onboarding period. A full review of benefits plan options for retirement and health & welfare (medical, dental, life, vision, etc.) is the focus of the session.

Note: Continental breakfast is served from 8:00-8:30am. Please plan to arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the course to allow sufficient time to find a parking space, locate the classroom, and receive your course materials.

Redwood Hall, Room G-19
Jordan Quad, 243 Panama Street (see campus map)
Registration: Visit STARS (in Axess) to enroll in course TOD-0100, get more details, and see full schedule of orientation dates.
July 28 Designing Your Financial Roadmap

Join Fidelity Investments in a 60-minute webinar to learn how to effectively save for multiple goals. Time is included for Q&A.

Who should attend: Individuals who are maximizing their workplace savings plan, actively engaged in managing their personal savings, and looking to address additional savings needs.

To register: Reserve your spot at or call 800.642.7131.

More information: Visit the Financial Planning Webinars page on the Benefits site for a complete list of upcoming webinars and access information.