System Office Employees

Working at the UNC System Office means you’re part of the team that supports our 17 constituent institutions, their nearly 225,000 students and 46,000 faculty and staff. This section includes information that’s specific to employment at the UNC System Office or one of its affiliates, such as information for new System Office employees; contact information for HR, Finance or IT needs; and System Office-specific policies. If you need more information on any topic, please email

IT Exempt Employee Declarations Due January 11

The 2017 Appropriations Act provided an exemption from the NC Human Resources Act for information technology professionals. Eligible System Office employees must submit an election form either to move to EHRA employment status or remain in SHRA employment status. Review more information and download the election form.

TIAA Financial Consultations for System Office Employees

A TIAA Financial Consultant will be on site twice in January to meet one-on-one with UNC System Office employees. The Jan. 9 sessions are in Conference Room C at the Spangler Center; Jan. 30 sessions are in the HR Conference Room at CSLD. You can click here to...

System Office Winter Break Schedule

The UNC System Office will be closed for Winter Break on Monday, Dec. 24; Tuesday, Dec. 25; and Wednesday, Dec. 26. Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, is also a holiday. Please note that Monday, Dec. 31, is not a holiday this year. Review the 2019 holiday...

System Office Service Award Recipients

Congratulations to the System Office staff members who were recognized for their service to the State of North Carolina at the December Town Hall meeting! More than 60 staff received an award for 5, 10, 15, or 20 years of state service. "Thank you for your dedication...