Employment & Benefits

Employment Categories 

The University of Arizona employs more than 16,000 people in positions ranging from dean to accountant, from secretary to professor. Employees are designated as either Classified Staff or University Staff, or as Appointed Personnel, and each type includes a number of employment categories and designations that determine the conditions of employment for those positions. Learn more.

Job Descriptions

Employment Transaction Requirements

Click here for documentation and procedures required for various types of employment changes, such as special duty, promotion, or reclassification.

Employment Policy Manuals

All policies may be found on policy.arizona.edu.

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

This comprehensive health-care reform law aims to expand Americans' access to affordable health-care insurance. Learn more about impacts to UA employees.