Employee & Labor Relations

SHR Employee & Labor Relations vision is,

"Together we make UCSC a great place to work"

Who We Are

Employee & Labor Relations serves as a professional resource to managers, supervisors and employees for work related issues, serves as a liaison to campus labor unions, and represents the campus in employment matters.

Employee Relations Services

  • Manager, supervisor, and employee adviser, coach, and consultant
  • Manager and supervisor training
  • Organizational development
  • Informal conflict resolution in the workplace
  • Performance management
  • PPSM 70 Complaints
  • Layoff planning
  • Workplace investigations
  • Corrective action, discipline, dismissal, and separations

Labor Relations Services

  • Labor management relations and meetings
  • Informal labor management conflict resolution
  • Collective bargaining and impasse procedures
  • Contract implementation, administration, and interpretation
  • Grievance administration and investigations
  • Arbitration hearings
  • Unfair labor practice charges
  • Union requests for information
  • Union organizing
  • Concerted activities and labor strikes
  • Settlement agreements

Where We Are

Employee & Labor Relations Office:
1201 Shaffer Road, Santa Cruz (enter left side of building)
831-459-2017 (Office)
831-458-0103 (Fax)
elrinfo@ucsc.edu (Email)
Mailing Address:
SHR Employee & Labor Relations
1156 High Street
Mail Stop: Employee & Labor Relations
Santa Cruz, CA 95064