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CRU Newsletter | Volume 5 Issue 2

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At A Glance



UCPath General Ledger & Funding News

Payroll & HR News

UCPath Center News

CRU News

  • President's Day | CRU Office Closed Feb19
  • CRU Newsletter Returns in March 2024


PayPath Lockdown

BW: Feb 20-23 

To avoid delays in payroll processing, the UCPath Center will limit system functionality on specific pages from Tuesday, February 20 at 5 p.m. through Friday, February 23 at 6 a.m.. 

Refer to the UCPath Production Processing Schedule for start and stop times of the Pay Confirm.


2023 W-2 Forms are Now Available! 

Employees received an alert from the UCPath Center advising 2023 W-2 statements are now available to access online. Employees who did not opt-in for an electronic version may still access their W-2 in UCPath, and a printed W-2 will be mailed out. 

  • To access your W-2, visit UCPath and click on Employee Actions > Income and Taxes > View Online W-2/W-2C.
  • Please use Chrome or Firefox when downloading your form.


Key dates and deadlines (subject to change):



Feb 14, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

UCLA Tracker Administrator Office Hours

Feb 19

President's Day - CRU/UCLA Payroll Partner Office closed to observe the university holiday

Feb 20, 10:00 a.m.

Mass Pay files deadline for BW pay period ending 2/17/2024

Feb 20, 5:00 p.m. - Feb 23, 6:00 a.m.

UCPath Lockdown for BW PayPath transactions

Feb 21, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

UCLA Tracker Administrator Office Hours

Feb 22

UCPath processing BW Pay Confirm

Feb 22, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

WFA Staff Policy & Procedures (CHR)

Feb 22, 10:00 a.m.

Mass Pay files deadline for MO pay period ending 2/29/2024

Feb 22, 5:00 p.m. - Feb 27, 6:00 a.m.

UCPath Lockdown for MO PayPath transactions

Feb 26

UCPath processing MO Pay Confirm

Feb 28, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

UCLA Tracker Administrator Office Hours

UCPath General Ledger and Funding News

SCT Technical Error Resolved: GAEL Charges Posted to Federal Funds

General and Employment Liability (GAEL) charges that utilized the new Salary Cost Transfer (SCT) tool from November 13, 2023 through January 31, 2024 were incorrectly applied to federal funds. Our UCPath colleagues implemented a permanent solution as of January 29, 2024 to prevent future errors.

Position Funding Report

A new UCPath Cognos report was released in the Campus Data Warehouse (CDW) to help departments identify filled positions that lack funding or have an impending end date. Additionally, it assists users in recognizing vacant positions within their department. For more details, please see review our recent article

Access UCPath GL & Funding Resource Page

Payroll & HR News

UCPath Changes and Enhancements February 9, 2024

Read our website article to learn more about recent enhancements to UCPath and UCPath Online.

WFA Staff Policy & Procedures (CHR)

Feb 22, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm - Enroll
Mar 28, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm - Enroll

As initiators and approvers it is important that the data you enter on employees' UCPath records is accurate and in conformance with UC Policies, Procedures, and applicable State Laws. This course will include information regarding Staff Programs and Employee Groups.

Register for February WFA Staff Policy & Procedures (CHR)

In Case You Missed It

UCPath Center News

Special Tax Reminders for All Employees

Here are some important upcoming tax deadlines to review with your employees:

UCPath Training Updates due to Lived Name

UCPath recently implemented changes to training simulations due to the Lived Name project. You may see changes to the trainings' navigation, name formats, and/or searching functionality. Access our recent article for a list of updated simulations. 

In Case You Missed It


President's Day | CRU Office Closed Feb 19

On Monday, February 192024, your CRU/UCLA Payroll Partner Office will close to observe the university holiday.

Need a reminder?

Access our Calendar

Newsletter Returns in March

The next CRU Newsletter will be published in March 2024. During the month of February, we will: 

  • Continue sending stand-alone communications to keep you informed of developments and major breaking news, including the upcoming UCPath March Release. 
  • Post all minor announcements to the news section of our website.

In Case You Missed It