SVC Communication

PMO Leadership Announcement

October 23, 2020
I am delighted to share an update about our Program Management Office (PMO) leadership. Please join me in formally welcoming Stephanie Metz as the new Assistant Vice Chancellor of Strategy and Business Transformation for PMO effective immediately.

UCPath Update and Support Changes

September 24, 2020
Effective Monday, October 5, UCPath support for UCSF departments and employees will transition from The Bridge Center back to familiar human resources, benefits, payroll, and IT channels.

UCSF Principles of Community in Response to COVID-19

August 31, 2020
I wanted to share an updated set of principles for UCSF faculty and staff in response to COVID-19.

FY21 Budget Update 

August 19, 2020
I am following up on our recent UCSF Finance Town Hall about the current state of the UCSF budget to share more details about what this means for FAS.

YMCA Distance Learning Camps Launch

August 06, 2020
Since many schools are opening with distance learning this fall, UCSF Campus Life Services’ Family Services in partnership with the YMCA have launched “Learning Camps” for UCSF families.

Faces of Ability Project Needs Your Help

July 17, 2020
The Committee on Disability Inclusion would like your help in the effort to reduce stigma attached to mental health struggles among learners, faculty and staff. They are seeking volunteers who would be willing to publicly share their stories about living with mental health challenges, and I...

Building Unity Through Solidarity

June 23, 2020
A note about current events

FAS All Staff Update June 2020

June 23, 2020
Dear Financial and Administrative Services (FAS) Community, We wanted to share some updates to keep you in the loop:  Leadership Updates A note on current events from SVC Paul Jenny Behind the scenes with UC President Janet Napolitano Let's Celebrate! 

UCPath is here!

June 01, 2020
Your new gateway to benefits and pay has arrived. All UCSF-paid employees may now access UCPath – the University of California’s modern human resources, benefits and payroll system. Review your checklist to see the recommended actions you may want to take now that UCPath is live.

Update on budget next steps

May 29, 2020
As a follow-up to the Chancellor’s letter addressing Recovery and Resiliency Actions, I want to share with you what FAS has done so far to address budget shortfalls and some principles for moving forward to plan for further reduction scenarios. I am dedicated to transparency and keeping you...