Internal - Faculty & Staff

Career Wellbeing

2023 Honorary Degrees Nominations

At Simmons’ 2023 Commencement ceremonies, we will bestow honorary degrees to four to six individuals who exemplify the Simmons mission and spirit. Candidates should be prominent in their field, and should ordinarily have accomplishments demonstrated in a substantial body of work over many years. Submit a nomination to the Honorary Degree Committee. The deadline for […]

November 10, 2021

Performance Review Reminder: Manager Upload Deadline

The Manager upload period for the FY21 performance review ends on Monday, October 18. Please follow this guide for directions on how to upload reviews into Workday. For more information, visit the FY21 Performance Review website.

October 13, 2021

Remote Work Request/Approval Process Now Available

We are pleased to announce the new Remote Work Request process for employees now available in Workday. First, a proposal must be sent to your manager for review. Next, an agreement will go to your manager and Vice President or Dean for review. Both direct and indirect managers are able to view completed agreements using […]

July 28, 2021

Sign up for Professional Development Courses

The Organizational Development Learning Institute (ODLI) is launching three professional development courses focused on building essential leadership and administration skills, and advancing careers. Visit the ODLI website to learn more. Performance Management Supervisory,* Wednesday, July 21 | Register Leadership Enhancement Program, Wednesday, September 15 | Register Career Advancement Program, Thursday, October 14 | Register *Required […]

July 20, 2021

Nominations for Staff Advisory Committee Members

The Staff Advisory Committee (SAC), formerly Staff Council, is seeking nominations for members. The SAC collaborates with HR and other departments on university-wide projects and initiatives, providing a staff perspective to the administration. The Committee meets monthly, holding additional meetings as needed. If you are interested, please submit a nomination form. The deadline for submissions is Friday, July 2.

June 17, 2021

Check out LinkedIn Learning

Simmons Technology has partnered with LinkedIn Learning to provide our faculty, staff and students 24/7 access to online software training. Available for free to faculty, staff, and enrolled students, LinkedIn Learning offers an extraordinary breadth of training modules. Learn how to log in and start exploring!

June 17, 2021

Upcoming Staff Performance Review Process

Simmons’ annual performance review period for staff hired on or before January 1, 2021 begins soon. The self-evaluation period starts July 1 and ends August 9. Your manager will then schedule a time for you to review the completed evaluation together. Once finalized, the evaluation is uploaded into Workday. For further assistance, please schedule an appointment […]

June 17, 2021

Recognizing our Essential Workers

View updated slides from the 2021 Service Awards to recognize additional essential workers, including those in Advancement, Health Services, and Benefits and Payroll. These workers have been on campus throughout the pandemic helping our community. Thank you to all of our Simmons essential workers for your service!

May 21, 2021
Related Resources

Organizational Development & Learning Institute (ODLI)

Professional Development & Training

Tuition Remission