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Valencia College Updates Quarantine Guidance for...

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 Valencia College has updated its quarantine guidance for individuals working or taking classes on campus who have been exposed to COVID-19 to better align with updates recently made by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as with recommendations made by Orlando Health, our health partner. The official quarantine time continues to […]

Complete the New Public Records Exemption Form

Tuesday, January 5, 2021  The College has a new public records exemption form to enable more efficient processing of public records requests. This new form will help to provide requested public records requests in accordance with the requirements of Florida law, taking into consideration any applicable exemptions. The Florida Sunshine Law and Public Records Requests As an […]

Season’s Greetings from Valencia College

Monday, December 21, 2020 Although the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way we holiday, we still know what the holidays are all about: joy and the comfort of family. We invite you to enjoy this holiday video greeting: Please remember to prioritize your health and safety this holiday season. During this time of family gatherings, we encourage you to […]

Valencia College’s Fifth President Selected

A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources  I am pleased to share that just moments ago, Valencia’s District Board of Trustees selected Kathleen Plinske, executive vice president and provost, to serve as Valencia College’s fifth president. In addition to her current role, Kathleen also serves as the interim campus president of […]

What You Should Know About Your 2021 Benefits

Monday, December 7, 2020 A Message from Tom Keller, Director, Total Rewards As 2021 is less than a month away, full-time employees, please read these important details about your 2021 benefits that will be effective on Friday, January 1, 2021. UnitedHealthcare Health Insurance (UHC) You will receive a new UHC ID card within the first couple of weeks […]

Presidential Finalist Employee Town Halls, December 2...

Friday, November 20, 2020 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As shared earlier this week, on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, the Valencia College District Board of Trustees named the finalists for the Valencia College presidency. Continuing the Search Discernment and Selection phase of our search process, each of the finalists will participate in limited […]

Announcing the 2021 Open Enrolllment Amazon Gift Card Win...

Monday, November 17, 2020 A Message from Tom Keller, Director, Total Rewards Thank you for a successful 2021 benefits Open Enrollment. All employees who reviewed and completed their 2021 enrollment in Benefitfocus or the Benefitplace app during the first week of Open Enrollment were entered into a drawing for one of three $100 Amazon gift cards. […]

Announcing a New Part-time Staff, Student and Hourly...

Monday, November 9, 2020 A Message from Bettie Cooper, Director, Payroll Services  I have exciting news to share. The part-time staff, student and hourly part-time faculty payroll schedule will be revised to bring part-time pay closer to when hours are worked. Current Schedule Timesheets are currently paid three weeks after the time worked. This timeline was […]

Veterans Day Holiday Pay

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 As shared in a recent College Update, Veterans Day will be both a student and employee holiday this year, which means that Valencia College will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020. “While this decision might not work for every division due to previously scheduled classes, activities or critical work,” College President […]

Managing Anxiety in 2020; Join Valencia’s Optum EAP...

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 A Message from Tom Keller, Director, Total Rewards Are you feeling stress and anxiety about the uncertainties and stressors associated with the pandemic, civil unrest and the election? If so, you’re not alone. With COVID-19 and the election happening at the same time, feeling anxious is understandable. More than two-thirds of U.S. adults (68%) […]