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News & Updates

August 17, 2016

UVA is an institutional member of the Network for Change and Continuous Innovation: Higher Education’s Network for Change Leadership. Membership benefits are available to all UVA staff and faculty. Read about our presenters and scholarship recipients at this conference.


July 19, 2016

Workday HCM is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider that addresses a variety of HR needs in a single solution. It will function as the primary HR technology solution for all three entities across the University, and it will provide the opportunity to reduce redundancy and allow HR professionals to focus on mission-critical work and an improved user experience.


June 28, 2016

Sean Jackson will step into the executive director position for Ufirst, effective August 8, 2016. He is charged with leading the implementation phase of the HR transformation project, and he serves as the primary change agent to advance UVA’s goals and priorities.


April 20, 2016

University-wide HR transformational project announcement.


Did you miss the first SHOWCASE at JPJ in December? The OE Project Alliance is excited to host a second SHOWCASE of poster exhibits and demos on February 26th from 1:30 – 3:00pm. 


February 8, 2016

With a January launch, TravelUVA is now available to book flights, trains, cars, and hotels. Book on-line or through a UVA dedicated travel agent.  Learn more about TravelUVA and register for a February lab session.


January 7, 2016

Happy New Year! I hope that you spent some quality time with family and friends over the holiday season and that you found time to relax and to reflect on your accomplishments of the last year. To support an academic enterprise like the University of Virginia requires a great many people who work together in a wide variety of jobs.


December 3, 2015

The first OE Project Alliance SHOWCASE provided a venue to learn and ask questions about initiatives, network with project leaders, and share feedback.