Employee Recognition

UE Department Star Award up to $500.

Awards may be presented at any time during the year and should be awarded as soon as possible after the accomplishment or event in order to provide immediate recognition to employees.
Justification required can be found on the Department Star Award Form

  • Star Award Submission Process 
  • Submit Department Star Award Form to CAO Lisa Borchard and copy uepersonnel@ucdavis.edu  for processing. 

    Awards will be routed to VPD Thomas for approval after being reviewed by the UEOPS Personnel Team (Jeanene or Lisa). The award will be processed through the Payroll/Personnel System (PPS). 

    Supervisor/Requester will be notified by email of the pay period end date along with the pay date the employee will receive the award. 

    Congratulatory cards are available by request.  

UE Instant Award Submission Process 

Instant Awards may be presented at any time during the year and should be awarded as soon as possible after the accomplishment or event in order to provide immediate recognition to employees.  Awards can be made in amounts up to $75.00 ($25.00, $50.00 or $75.00)

  • UE Instant Award Submission and processing
  • Supervisors can obtain their instant award budget balances prior to submission by emailing: UE Finance uefinance@ucdavis.edu.

    Submit online Instant Award Form (up to $75 gift card)
    ·    UE MAG Member is Lisa Borchard
    ·    Account Number: 3-UGST019-INSTA

    Online submission will route to UEPersonnel for processing.

    Supervisor/Requester will be notified when the award has been processed and ready for pick up. 

    A congratulatory card will be provided.