Questions & Answers
Q. How do I qualify?
A: All eligible state bargaining unit employees - including members in their probationary period - are eligible.
Q. How do I sign up?
A: Contact the UET office by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
or by calling the toll-free hot line: 1-866-436-7900
Q. What is the total amount of my UET annual benefit?
A: Eligible employees have up to a total of $5,750 per fiscal year. However, this is divided into three major programs:
- CIP (Career Improvement Program): $3,500
- CAT (Computer Application Training): $750
- PE (Professional Enhancement Program): $1,500
You cannot transfer funds from one program to another. Unused funds will not transfer to the following fiscal year.
Q. What if class meets during my work hours?
A: Provision of release time will be up to each agency.
Q. In case of layoff, what are my rights and responsibilities?
For additional information or questions, contact UET at 1-866-436-7900, or by e-mail at email@example.com