Staff Council

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2nd Wednesday of every month, 1–2 p.m., online.

All staff may join us! Registration is sent monthly via UNotes.

Upcoming Dates:
October 11
November 8
December 13

Previous Meetings:
View recordings, agendas, and minutes

We represent the rights, needs, interests, and goodwill of non-union staff at the University of Hartford.

We are committed to a culture of fairness and respect in an environment that fosters professional success in accordance with the mission of the University. As an advocate and contributor, we collaborate with colleagues in the campus community to create a greater sense of shared purpose and respect. This commitment to a shared learning community at the University informs and guides our work.

Contact Us

Please reach out to us with any questions or concerns.

Current Initiatives

Advocating for staff in the context of current university budget discussions.

Restarting our Hospitality Committee. Contact Jillian Cote if you have ideas or would like to join.

Restarting our Fundraising Committee. Contact John Strand if you're interested in joining, or fill out this form to provide feedback on how funds are used.

Outstanding Staff Member Awards

Five members of the University of Hartford staff were honored at the Spring 2023 Faculty-Staff Kickoff on Feb. 8.

The Outstanding Staff Member Award recognizes staff members who demonstrate exceptional dedication to the University and play a critical role in the success of this institution and its students. The outstanding staff member honorees have a record of outstanding job performance and often go beyond their job descriptions to help students, parents, faculty, colleagues, and the public.

Any regular full-time staff member, including supervisors, with more than one year of service is eligible for nomination for this award. Nominations for next year are open now!

This year's winners are:

Cassandra Anderson, Associate Director of Student Financial Aid

Laurie Fasciano, Executive Assistant to the Dean of Hillyer College

Robin Hart, Associate Director of Admission

Mary Ingarra, Senior Marketing Communications Manager for Hillyer College and the College of Arts and Sciences.

Janina Johnkoski, Office Coordinator, Health Sciences, in the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions.

Read more about the award winners.