News

Jan
12
2022
CANCELLED: Better Together Gathering Events
The Baylor Better Together Gathering events have been cancelled until further notice.
Jan
10
2022
Who's Ready for Fit & Fun in 2022 Challenge?
The Baylor Wellness Department wants you to get FIT and have lots of FUN doing it this semester. Learn more and register today!
Jan
9
2022
Join Wondr Health Today!
We're inviting you to participate in Wondr Health, a digital weight loss program that teaches science-based skills that are clinically-proven to help you enjoy food more, lose weight, sleep better, feel more confident, and help move you toward your best self. Learn more and register by Jan. 16!
Jan
8
2022
Baylor WELL Department
The Department of Wellness is encouraging faculty and staff to enhance their culture of positive health and wellness in each department on campus. Find out how your department can become a Baylor "WELL" Department!
Jan
6
2022
Spring Retirewise Workshops
From budgeting and building an emergency fund to determining your investment options and creating a will, Retirwise Workshops offer everyone an opportunity to learn. Spring workshops will be held during the month of February. Register today!
Jan
5
2022
Blue Access for Members Update
Blue Access for Members has a new look with new features! All Blue Cross/Blue Shield members now have access to a new digital mental health resource called “Learn to Live”. Login in at bcbstx.com.
Jan
4
2022
Contemplative Prayer Group
Beginning Jan. 20, Dr. Jon Singletary will be hosting a weekly contemplative prayer group on Thursdays at 5pm in Room 321 at the downtown location of the Garland School of Social Work (811 Washington). Email Jon_Singletary@baylor.edu with any questions.
Jan
3
2022
Important Notice: Mandatory Reporting for Title IX & Civil Rights
Baylor University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory learning, living, and working environment for all members of the University community. We accomplish this together through many venues but most importantly through our Sexual and Interpersonal Misconduct (Title IX) and Civil Rights policies and the requirements of mandatory reporting. Employees with direct or indirect knowledge of alleged policy violations have a responsibility to report, even if you believe the information has already been reported. We all play a part!
Jan
3
2022
Online Chapel Available
Baylor Chapel is available online. This can be a wonderful opportunity to hear encouraging messages and gather with others virtually in your department to hear and discuss engaging reflections. Learn more.
Jan
2
2022
Spring 2022 COVID-19 Protocols
The University will be fully open with all offices functioning this week. However, remote work will be provided as an option for staff through the remainder of the week in consultation with their supervisors. Free COVID-19 testing will be provided for staff and their dependents this Wednesday-Friday at the North Village Community Center (NVCC) from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. each day. Health Center staff will resume giving COVID vaccines, booster doses and flu shots on Jan. 12 at the NVCC vaccination clinic. All staff who are not currently in a hybrid or permanent telework arrangement will be expected to return to work on campus in-person Jan. 10, unless they are taking sick or vacation leave.
Jan
1
2022
Staff Award Nominations
Do you know a Baylor staff member or leader who goes "above and beyond" expectations that you would like to recognize for their devotion to excellence? Nominations are now open for Outstanding Staff and Distinguished Staff Leadership Awards.
Dec
31
2021
Update Your Personal Info in Ignite
Take a few minutes today to login to Ignite and take the critical step of updating your personal information as necessary regarding your Emergency Contact, mailing address, direct deposit info, and W-2 preferred delivery method.
Dec
29
2021
An Awesome You in 2022 Conference
Kick start your New Year with this FREE "An Awesome You in 2022" Conference on Saturday, January 8. Register today. For additional information or to reserve a table of 8 for your group, email Van_Davis@baylor.edu.
Dec
29
2021
Visit the Baylor Retirement Website
Are you ready to invest in your retirement or begin the retirement process in 2022? Visit www.baylor.edu/hr/retirement to learn more about taking charge of your retirement. This website features updated information and navigation. Take a look today!
Dec
28
2021
FitCheck at Baylor
The department of HHPR invites you to participate in a health and wellness check run by our students in conjunction with the Family Practice Residency program of Waco. The program will follow University health & safety guidelines for COVID-19.
Dec
27
2021
December BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in December! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
Dec
13
2021
Baylor University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory learning, living, and working environment for all members of the University community. We accomplish this together through many venues but most importantly through our Sexual and Interpersonal Misconduct (Title IX) and Civil Rights policies and the requirements of mandatory reporting. Employees with direct or indirect knowledge of alleged policy violations have a responsibility to report, even if you believe the information has already been reported. We all play a part!
Dec
12
2021
Student Hiring for Spring 2022
Spring 2022 is around the corner, please take steps now to ensure you are ready for student worker hiring. If you are needing a student to start at a specific date, please allow a 2-week processing time from the time you submit your rehire forms or when you create the offer for the student in Ignite. Graduating students will not be eligible to work after December 18. Learn more!
Dec
10
2021
Baylor Receives Gold Level Recognition from AHA
Baylor University has attained Gold Level recognition in the American Heart Association Workplace Health Achievement! Learn more.
Dec
9
2021
University Holidays & Timecards
The University will observe the Christmas and New Year's Day holidays from Fri. Dec. 24 - Mon. Jan. 3. Pay special attention to timecard entries and submissions during this period. Review the University holiday timecard guidelines for assistance.
Dec
8
2021
Goals Training Module
The Goals module is available for staff to enter goals into Ignite. Full details and instructions for staff are available on the Ignite Training page and instructions for managers are at this webpage.
Dec
7
2021
Update Your Personal Info in Ignite
Take 5 minutes today to login to Ignite and take the critical step to ensure your Emergency Contact (a close friend or family member) can be contacted in the case of an emergency. Make sure your address on file is correct as well.
Dec
6
2021
October & November BaylorPLUS Salute Nominees
See which of your peers have been nominated for their "above and beyond" service in October & November! Salutes may be submitted by colleagues, students, or parents throughout the year. Nominate someone today!
Nov
29
2021
IRS 2022 Retirement Contribution Limits
The IRS has announced the contribution limits for retirement plans for 2022. The contribution limits for employee contributions to the Baylor Retirement Plan - 403(b) and the Baylor 457(b) Plan have been increased for the 2022 tax year. Learn more!
Nov
28
2021
IMPORTANT: Required Annual Notices
As an employer, Baylor University provides annual notices on various topics to keep you informed. These notices are provided for awareness of options, laws, and resources. You can view these notices online.
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