Welcome to the Spring 2015 Professional and Personal Development Opportunities!

Professional Development and Training Office will be closed March 23 – 31, 2015 and will reopen April 1, 2015.

Fee Waiver Updates

Fall 2015 – Continuing Participants

CSU/CSUS Tuition Fee Waiver forms are available for pick up beginning April 1 through April 30, 2015.  Fee Waiver participants are required to pick up their forms from Del Norte Hall Room 3010D.  The office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

After April 30 forms may be picked up by appointment only.  The deadline for submission of the Fall 2015 Fee Waiver forms is May 7, 2015.  Continuing participants will receive email reminders.

Fall 2015 – New Participants

For those interested in the Fee Waiver program, please review the 15 minute informational video on our website and email us at if you have questions or to set an appointment with the Coordinator.

New participants or participants who have not enrolled in courses for more than two semesters must fill out the Certificate of Eligibility form.  You may obtain the form from Del Norte Hall 3010D or download the form from our website.  You will be notified, via email, of your Fee Waiver eligibility within five working days.  After your eligibility is determined, appropriate Fee Waiver forms will be available for pick up at our office.

Professional Development Workshop series

The Spring 2015 workshop series will focus on the holistic professional and personal development of our employees.

First – the Boost workshop series is designed for employees who are in the early stages of their careers, and who are looking to get more form their current work as well as planning for their futures.  Second – the Fresh Steps series is designed for those who want to reassess their priorities, make changes, explore new possibilities, and set new goals.

Boost series

February 12, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – Orchard Suite             

March 12, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – California Suite

April 9, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – Orchard Suite

[One additional session to be arranged]

Fresh Steps series

March 17, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – Summit Room

March 18, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – Delta Room

April 14, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
University Union – Forest Suite

Compliance Workshops

Workers’ Compensation – Demystifying the Process

Workers’ compensation is the type of employee benefit many of us may not understand until we are faced with going through the actual process. Trying to gain general knowledge of the workers’ compensation process from real life experience can be overwhelming, confusing, and frustrating.

This workshop will help you better understand the complex system called workers’ compensation.  The topics that will be covered will include:

  • What is Workers’ Compensation
  • Who is entitled to this benefit
  • Types of benefits
  • Types of injury
  • Duty of the Employer
  • Duty of the Employee (injured worker)

March 10, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Del Norte Hall Room 3010

April 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Del Norte Hall Room 3010

NoonTime Wellness Activities

We invite you to reduce stress and meet your daily physical activities needs by participating in our NoonTime program.  Find a partner, learn Yoga, or strengthen your core with Weights, and make it a practice to engage in healthful activities! Visit our NoonTime Wellness page for additional information.