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Staff Announcements

Current Announcements

Fall 2014 Tuition Assistance Program for Faculty and Staff

Monday, August 04, 2014

The Office of Human Resources will be accepting Tuition Assistance Applications for UTB Faculty and Staff for Fall 2014. Forms will be accepted by e-mail (, readable fax (956-882-7476), or walk in (UTB at The Woods, 451 E. Alton Gloor). All funds available

SHRM Essentials of HR Management

Monday, August 04, 2014

This introductory course offers a comprehensive overview of human
resource roles and responsibilities. It gives participants critical knowledge to help reduce potentially costly lawsuits and improves their ability to handle challenging HR issues, and covers introductory HR topics in a condensed,

Monday Night Science Cafe August 4

Monday, August 04, 2014

The second Brownsville Monday Night Science Cafe will be held on August 4. Join us for a fun informal evening of talks and discussion with local experts on a wide range of topics including science, art, and humanities. Treats and beverages will be available for purchase at the cafe. Live music will follow

Student Employment Job Fair

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Meet with talented students, and fill your department’s job openings, for the 2014–2015 academic year at our Student Employment Job Fair from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 14 in El Gran Salon. We understand that all positions are contingent to funding, and the budgets have not be approved yet. Nevertheless,

Save the date: Celebración for our alumni and bidding farewell to Dr. García

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The University of Texas at Brownsville Alumni Association invites you to a Celebración recognizing our alumni's achievements and bidding farewell to Dr. Juliet V. Garcia, UT Brownsville President.
Suggested minimum donation toward scholarship fund is $10

Write Winning Grants Seminar

Friday, November 14, 2014

The Office of the Vice President for Research will be hosting a grant writing seminar given by: FASEB Office of MARC and Professional Development Programs in association with Grant Writers' Seminars and Workshops (GWSW) and the National Institutes of Health.
Ongoing Announcements

Student Works Portal

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Dear UTB Departments,
We are excited to announce the launch of the new Student Works Portal at Created with students and departments in mind, this new site provides UTB departments with the ability to:
• Visit... More >>

Employee Holiday Schedule FY 2015

Monday, July 28, 2014

We have posted the official holiday schedule for all employees. Please visit the Human Resources website to access the calendar.... More >>

PeopleSoft - Helpful Tips on Vendors and Employee Reimbursements

Thursday, July 17, 2014

It has been a little over two months since the university implemented PeopleSoft to replace Datatel as its financial and human resources system. Overall, the implementation has been very smooth, and we are currently in a period of stabilization. Due to increased daily interaction with the system,... More >>

Aqua Aerobics classes at Casa Bella

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Beat the heat with our free aqua aerobics classes from 5:30-6:30 p.m. every Wednesday this summer beginning July 16 at Casa Bella. Join certified instructor Lorrie Muñoz in this awesome activity where you will workout while having fun at the pool! Open to students, faculty and staff. Bring... More >>

Register today for fall semester

Monday, July 14, 2014

Continue your path toward a successful future at UTB. Make note of the following deadlines and important dates:

Registration deadline: Aug. 12

Payment deadline: Aug. 14

First class day: Aug. 25

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Open Computer Lab Temporary Relocation

Friday, July 11, 2014

Due to Library renovations, the Open Computer Lab has been relocated from the University Library lobby to Main 1.508. It is estimated that the open lab will remain in Main 1.508 through the end of August. 
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UTB-Kauffman FastTrac® NewVenture™ Entrepreneurship Program

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

FastTrac® NewVenture™ provides the tools to develop a business concept, determine the viability of the business concept, and outline the critical steps to a successful business launch.

The program encompasses 30 hours of facilitated instruction throughout 10 weekly sessions. FastTrac® NewVenture™... More >>

Collegiate Recovery Program Meets Every Wednesday

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

UTB Student Health Services is starting a new Collegiate Recovery Program. There will be Alcoholics Anonymous meetings that will take place at 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday beginning July 2 at Cortez Hall Room 220. All the meetings are open and everyone is welcome to attend. ... More >>

Fiscal Year 2014 Purchasing Deadline

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Each year we implement a deadline for expending current fiscal year funds in accordance with university policy. This year, the deadline to expend funds for fiscal year 2014 has been extended from July 15, 2014 until Friday, August 1, 2014. We are extending the deadline to make up... More >>

Campus Police Notice about Parking Lot B-1

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Parking Lot B-1 located in front of the Regional Academic Health Campus on Ringgold Road has been designated for staff and faculty of the Brownsville campus of the RAHC. UTB employees and students are encouraged to park in parking lot B-2 and B-3 located in front of the Life and Health Science Building... More >>

Order UTB pocket folders for your department or college

Friday, June 20, 2014

Pocket folders with the UTB logo are available for your department or college. The cost is $58 per 100 folders. ... More >>

Order a campus directory booklet

Friday, June 20, 2014

The Office of Creative Services recently updated the Campus Directory. The alphabetical directory lists all full-time UT Brownsville employees and includes the phone number, email and employment start date of faculty and staff members. 

To order copies of the booklets for... More >>

Do you have registration blocks?

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

Check UTB online for outstanding blocks. Find out where to clear them at
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Schlitterbahn Tickets!

Thursday, May 01, 2014

One-day passes are available at the cashiers for $36 each. ... More >>

Summer Camps!

Monday, April 21, 2014

Looking for Summer Camps? Look no further. Soccer, Campus Recreation, Chess and Volleyball are all available this summer! For more information and online registration: More >>

Hiring math and education tutors for summer

Friday, March 28, 2014

The ASPIRE computer lab is currently taking applications for the summer sessions. We are looking to hire math and education students to tutor in these areas. Requirements:

  • 3.0 GPA or better
  • Must be a U.S citizen or legal resident
  • Must be currently enrolled in... More >>

Introducing Microsoft OneDrive for Business!

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

OneDrive for Business can be used to easily store and edit documents online using your web browser, and you may also share documents with others. Documents can also be synchronized with a folder on your computer. OneDrive is accessed through your UTB Office 365 (Webmail). 
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