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Impending federal changes to wage rules

The following email was distributed on May 5 to all Augusta University employees by Susan Norton, enterprise vice president for Human Resources The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is expected to issue new regulations within the coming weeks that will...

FAQs: Federal changes to wage rules

What is happening? The U.S. Department of Labor is revising the salary requirement for determining which employees must be paid overtime for hours worked above 40 per week and which employees are exempt from that requirement. Why is the DOL changing...

Asking the right questions for retirement

The following information is provided by the Augusta University benefits department: VALIC Saving Matters Calculating your retirement income needs If you follow the news at all, you probably know that saving for retirement is something of a crisis...

Costco featured as employee discount partner

Representatives from Costco presented their exclusive pricing for Augusta University employees at the most recent Great Start New Hire orientation. The presentation was part of a new effort to familiarize employees with the Employee Discount...

Did you win big at the Health System Brand Launch?

If you attended one of three Health System Brand Launch events on Thursday, Feb. 4, you had a chance to enter a raffle for some fabulous prizes. Chief Fun Officer Roary chose one lucky winner from each of the three events. The winners are…...

Have a question about the new brand?

Since the launch of Augusta University’s new brand on Jan. 21, Copy and Print Services has been inundated with requests for updated stationery, business cards and letterheads. Please remember that during this transitional period, the processing time...

Information about new IRS Form 1095-C

In March 2016, some employees will receive a new tax form called the 1095-C that will contain important information about their University System of Georgia health care coverage. Employees who will receive the form include those who: Were enrolled...

T-Mobile featured as employee discount partner

Representatives from T-Mobile presented their exclusive pricing for Augusta University employees at the most recent Great Start New Hire orientation. The presentation was part of a new effort to familiarize employees with the Employee Discount...

State Business Transaction Reminder

As an annual reminder, the Board of Regents requires each institution to distribute information to their faculty and staff concerning the State Business Transaction Disclosure form. Section 45-10-26 of the Official Code of Georgia requires that all...

Augusta University reveals new brand

Media Advisory for Thursday, January 21 WHAT:  On Thursday, Augusta University unveils a new look to match its new name. Events are planned across campuses to launch the new brand identity, including logo, seal and athletic marks. ABOUT: Students...

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