News & Events

Special Promotion - Employee Discount

The California Academy of Sciences is promoting their special event Dino Days, a look back at prehistoric times and interactive activities for the whole family opening March 22 through May 5, 2019.

Use your special SSU Employee Discount to save 15% off tickets when purchased online. For additional details refer to the Dino Days flyer.

CSU Supplemental Retirement Plan 403(b) Program

See plan features for 2019.

Health Care Dependent Re-Verification (DRV)

Employees were notified in February 2018 of the new DRV process which is required by law to re-verify the eligibility of dependents that are enrolled in health and dental coverage.

For more information about the process and applicable time lines, please refer to the FAQs site.

2018 W2 Distribution

W2 forms will be mailed from the State Controller's Office (SCO) by January 31, 2019. Please contact the Payroll and Benefits Office if you have not received your form by the second week of February.

Duplicate W2s can be requested by the SCO. There is an $8.50 processing fee for each tax year requested. If you do not receive your W2 and you had not changed your address, or if your form is received damage, the SCO will waive this fee. Eligible forms must be submitted to the Payroll and Benefits office before March 1st.

1095-B and 1095-C Distribution

By January 31st, the State of California will issue a Form 1095-C to its full-time employees with information about the health coverage offered, if any. The state's health coverage providers will also issue a Form 1095-B to employees who were enrolled in state-sponsored health coverage.

Please review these FAQs for employees regarding these forms as required by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

CalPERS May Webinar - Your Retirement Calculation

Join CalPERS for a an informative webinar on Wednesday, May 8th at 11:00 a.m. to learn about the three factors that go into the pension calculation and some strategies to maximize it.

Visit Member Education page and scroll down to Upcoming Events to register for this webinar.

Know Your Retirement Benefits

To understand the various retirement benefits available to State employees please review this comparison worksheet. Additional information about all the retirement plans can be found on our website.  

Our mission is to deliver quality services to you, to ensure the accurate and timely provision of your compensation and benefits.

We are a team committed to working in partnership with you for continuous improvement in the delivery of services.

Employees will find information on Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, leave benefits, payroll, savings plans, retirement plans, taxes, forms to complete, and helpful web sites.

Our office is open between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. We are located on the second floor of Salazar Hall. You can also e-mail us at payroll@sonoma.edu or fax to 707-664-2024.