Updated Feb 19, 2021

The Employee Assistance Program is offering a series of Friday morning chats for all faculty and staff feeling socially isolated.

The chats will be from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. on the first Friday of the month — March 5, April 2 and May 7. To register and receive a Zoom link, contact the Employee Assistance Program at 402-472-3107.

Updated Jan 21, 2021

New COVID relief legislation allows you to maximize the use of amounts in your Health Care Flexible Spending Account and/or your Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account.

Effective immediately, here's what is happening:

Updated Dec 17, 2020

One of our highest priorities in responding to COVID-19 has been creating as much flexibility as possible for faculty and staff to continue the important work of the University while balancing challenges presented by the pandemic.

Updated Sep 15, 2020

The University of Nebraska system has extended the deadline for a program that allows employees to voluntarily reduce work hours and pay, but maintain full-time benefits coverage. Announced in June, the program is intended to reduce labor costs and address budgetary impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated Dec 10, 2020

The University of Nebraska–Lincoln has announced guidelines for employees who need to request alternative work arrangements due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated Apr 03, 2020

The Employee Assistance Program administers a loan fund designed to assist non-probationary, regular university employees in financial crisis.

Financial hardships caused by the spread of COVID-19 can be helped with the EAP's Employee Emergency Loan Fund.

Employees may apply for up to $750. All money borrowed is interest free and is paid back into the fund by payroll deduction. The Employee Loan Fund was established and funded by donations from university employees, employee group, and friends. No state or other university funds are used by this fund.

Updated Mar 23, 2020

Beginning Monday, March 23, the University Health Center medical clinic will offer immediate care services to UNL faculty, staff and their spouses/partners enrolled in the university employer-based insurance plan. Dependents are ineligible for care at this time.

Updated Nov 09, 2020

The university and our health insurers have taken actions to assist our employees and their families during this time. Some of these changes are highlighted below. Please contact UMR (1-844-659-5059) or CVS (888-202-1654) to assist with any specific questions or concerns you may have.

Updated Mar 24, 2020

The EAP is offering assistance during the changes of COVID-19. Schedule a Zoom or phone session with an EAP counselor by calling or emailing their office. 402-472-3107 | Toll Free: 888-445-9881 | eap@unl.edu