Grace Period for Retirements prior to 31st August 2014
Staff who retire before 31/08/2014 will have their pension calculated on the pay rate in force prior to 01/07/2013. The deadline for receipt of retirement decisions by the Pensions Office is 23/05/2014, to ensure that August retirements are noted by the June Finance Committee. Staff who intend making applications for Professional Added Years to the Ministers are advised to submit their retirement decision 6 months in advance of their retirement date.
Travel Pass Scheme Spring 2014
The Travel Pass Scheme allows staff to purchase an annual bus, rail and Luas tickets through UCD and save up to 52% of their travel costs as a result of tax and PRSI benefits. Applications for Spring 2014 scheme are now being accepted.
Cycle to Work Scheme Spring 2014
The Cycle to Work Scheme allows staff to purchase a bicycle and associated equipment tax free up to the value of €1,000. Applications for Spring 2014 scheme are now being accepted.
New UCD Staff Discount Scheme
Details of reductions on a range of services and products available to UCD staff.
Policy Update: Parental Leave Policy (.pdf)
UCD extends the statutory terms of Parental Leave and separately increases the age of children covered by the Leave.
New Public Service Sick Leave Provisions Notice - November 2013
The University has been advised by the HEA that sanction has been received from the Department of Public Expenditure & Reform for the introduction of the New Public Service Sick Leave Scheme in the Education Sector with effect from the 1st September 2014.
Public Service Stability Agreement (PSSA) 2013 – 2016 (UCD Intranet)
Comprehensive information relating to the implementation of the Haddington Road Agreement