Administration and Finance Focus

April 2009
January 2011
Employee Spotlight –
Alan Pfeiffer-Traum

Student Spotlight –
Ginger Unegbu

Events Calendar


Textbook Rental Program a Great Success

Cougar Card
Cougar Card offers New Mobile Service

Executive Chef Brent Gorman takes on an Apprentice for a Day

New Food Safety Specialist joins UH Team

Smoothie King gets a Makeover

Starbucks offers Bigger Drink Size

Mileage Rate Change

HUB Statistics

More Discounts from Today’s Business Solutions

Green UH
Campus Community Garden Gives Back

New Sustainability Course offered in Spring

UH goes Green with new Trash Bins

Fruit Trees: The Original Multi-Taskers

Parking and Transportation
New Bike Racks Installed

Plant Operations
Campus Landscape Improvements Continue

Policies and Procedures-
As the UH Policies and Procedures World Turns…

Public Safety-
Mothers Against Drunk Driving Event

Officers attend Additional Duty Safety Officer training

DPS Donates Bicycles to UH Auxiliary Services

Lost and Found Goes

Annual DPS Chili Cook Off

Quick Tip: For enrollment services questions, students can call 713/743-1010.

If you have comments or would like to submit an article to future newsletters, contact Lindsay Marshall at lmmarshall@uh.ed by the 20th of each month.



New Maximum Mileage Rate Effective January 1, 2011

The Comptroller’s Office has changed the maximum mileage reimbursement rate effective January 1, 2011 from $0.50/mile to $0.51/mile. The new rate is consistent with the rate recently adopted by the Internal Revenue Service.

The Mileage Report that may be used to document reimbursable mileage has been updated and is located on the AP travel website.

Maximum reimbursement rate for mileage incurred from January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2010 is $0.50/mile.

Maximum reimbursement rate for mileage incurred on and after January 1, 2011 is $0.51/mile.

If you have any questions about the above changes or any other travel-related questions, please contact Sandra Silva (3-5883 or or Edwin Rodas (3-8961 or

New Taxable / Non-Taxable Mileage Rate for Moving Expenses Effective January 1, 2011

The table below indicates the taxable and non-taxable mileage rates related to moving and relocation expenses:

If you have any questions about moving expenses, please contact Keith Gernold (3-8710 or