Notice of Scheduled Systems Maintenance February 20 - 24, 2020

From Thursday February 20 at 4:00 pm to Tuesday February 25 at 8:30 am, CCS will be performing scheduled system maintenance that will impact access to some HR systems.

The following applications and services will be unavailable during the entirety of the service window:

U of G Ranks 6th Among Universities in Forbes Best Canadian Employers List

The University of Guelph was recognized last week by Forbes magazine as one of the best Canadian universities to work for. Of the universities included in the list, U of G placed sixth.

“It is wonderful to see U of G recognized on such a prestigious list,” says Martha Harley, associate vice-president (human resources). “The University is committed to being an employer of choice and creating a supporting and engaging workplace. I am happy to see that our employees are speaking highly of their experiences here.”

Homewood Support Line for the Ukrainian International Airlines Disaster

Homewood Health has opened a special intake line to provide free telephonic support to anyone in Canada needing support dealing with the aftermath of the Ukrainian International Airlines disaster. This line will provide immediate and confidential access to emotional and psychological first aid. Homewood  crisis specialists are trained to assist callers immediately, while also serving as a connection for more in depth support or community assistance.

The supprt line, 1-833-375-0267, is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week



NEW Employee Self-Service On-Line Portal


We are pleased to announce that all employees are now able to view and change their banking and personal contact information through the new Human Resources Employee Self-Service portal using their UofG central log in and password. In addition to making address and banking information changes, this portal also allows you to access your electronic pay statement, your retirement pension portal and the Sun Life Financial website.

New Hours of Work Policy for all Staff takes effect August 31, 2019

A review of normal operating hours was undertaken in consultation with a number of staff and operational units. As a result, the University has made the decision that, commencing August 31, 2019, it will continue with the normal operating hours of 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, and to maintain the scheduling practices that have been in effect over the summer months throughout the entire calendar year. 

2019 Summer Hours Bulletin

Effective Friday, June 3rd, 2019, where operationally feasible, the University will be functioning under the guidelines indicated in the Summer Hours Bulletin.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Staff Relations at ext. 56598.

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