HR Communications e-NewsletterAugust 2014



Project Management or Six Sigma Certification Preparation Through UH eLearning (Skillport)

UH has partnered with Skillport to offer free online training for a variety of topics including certification preparation for Project Management and Six Sigma.  The Skillport library includes over 5000 modules that encompass training material for certifications, communication, leadership, finance and accounting, and more.  For more information on Skillport, or to log in and start learning, please visit the POD Online Training site:


TRAM is on track for 100% completion by mid-September. Classroom-based Time Approver training is now available every other Friday. Go here to learn more. Online TRAM training is in production and will be available in September.

Benefits Fair 2014

Planning is underway for the University of Houston’s Eighth Annual Benefits Fair.  This will be your chance to meet with representatives from various service providers to get information about their offerings.

This year our fair will be held on Wednesday, October 22nd:

            Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
            Time: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
            Location: UH Campus Recreation and Wellness Center

Bookmark the Benefits Fair web page for future updates!

Student Hiring

Need a little help this semester? Want to be part of student success? Hiring a UH student is a great way to help our students gain valuable work experience, and it contributes to student retention and graduation. Create your student position in PeopleSoft using the ePRF process, then go to Career Services and post. It’s that easy!


The Human Resources Team is here to assist you with all your HR needs.  In an effort to serve you better, please use the Customer Service Center as your start point when coming to HR.  All appointment check-ins, information inquiries and employment document finalizations should start at the Customer Service Center in 325 McElhinney, located as you exit the elevator on the 3rd floor. Representatives will assist you directly or make sure you are directed to the right person.

Contact Information: Phone 713-743-3988 or EMAIL at

Shasta Hoffman

Philip G. Hoffman

UH President, 1961 - 1977

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