Own Your Benefits: Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Deadline for 2023 Contributions

Friday, March 15, 2024, is the last day to experience claims for your 2023 FSA, unused balances will be forfeited. You may use the ASIFlex app or upload claims through You may also use your remaining 2023 balance by visiting to purchase eligible items, which include over-the-counter items.

Faculty and Staff Headshots - February 28

University Relations will be holding a headshot day for faculty and staff on Wednesday, February 28 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The headshot location is the University Relations photo studio, 105 East Bartlett. Please sign up in advance to reserve your spot.

February is National Condom Month!

Students can find free safer sex supplies at various locations on campus (i.e., Student Health Center, Maucker Union, WRC, Rod Library). Jump on the Safer Sex Express. Student groups and RAs can order free condoms and other safer sex supplies at no cost to provide for their group members on the Safer Sex Express webpage.

UNI Works February Project Update

The full UNI Works February project update can be found at  This update includes an overview of team progress to date.  In addition, it includes a newly released Basic Navigation Video as well as the introduction of a few new system terms.  New terms will be added and updated regularly.  

Legacy Scholars Applications

Are you an underrepresented student planning to attend graduate school after graduating UNI? Legacy Scholars is the perfect fit for you. Learn more and apply by Monday, February 26 at 8 a.m. on the Legacy Scholars website or email the program coordinator, Kylie Knecht.

Intro to Grant Seeking - Thursday, February 15 | 3-4 pm

Presented by Pre-award Administrator Rebecca Rinehart, this Zoom session is an introduction to external funding opportunities from foundations and government agencies. The basics of crafting a strong proposal and support available at UNI will be covered. To register, please visit the Intro to Grant Seeking registration link

Preparing Your IRB Application - Wednesday, February 14 | 10-11 am

Are you ready to prepare an IRB application, and you just aren't sure where to begin? Join IRB Administrator Lisa Ahern for a basic "How-To" Zoom session on using Cayuse, the IRB application system. Learn where you can find resources to build supporting documents for your application and common mistakes to avoid. To register, please visit the registration link.

Budgeting - RSP Training Series - Wednesday, February 14 | 1-2 pm

Part of the RSP Training Series is the topic of an accurate budget which is critical to obtaining and successfully managing external funding. This Zoom session will provide an overview of the conceptual and technical components of good budgets when managing sponsored awards at UNI. Please register in advance .