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Posted November 22, 2016

Registration is Open: Mason Kids Club

Mason Kids Club will be available for elementary school age children in Merten Hall on multiple dates throughout the year. Similar to our Spring Break camp and Bridge camp programs, the Club will be filled with fun activities for your child to enjoy! The Club kicks off on December 19th, 20th and 21st from 8:00am to 5:00pm and runs through April 17, 2017 (and includes Fairfax County Spring Break). Kids bring their own lunch. For more information on additional dates and fees, please visit the Kids Club flyer or contact Tina Morris at or 703-993-5807. To register, please visit

Posted November 10, 2016

Winter Break Timesheet Guidance

Winter Break will be here before we know it! With that in mind, the friendly folks in Payroll have developed information to ensure you complete your timesheet correctly. Visit Winter Break Timesheet Guidance for details.

Posted November 1, 2016

IRS Limits for 2017

The IRS announced cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) affecting the dollar limits for pension plans and other retirement-related items for the 2017 tax year. There is no change from 2016. Participants under age 50 can contribute up to $18,000 in the Supplemental Retirement Plan (403(b)) program and the Virginia Deferred Compensation Plan (DCP) (457). Participants age 50 and over can contribute $24,000 in each plan. If you wish to change your 403(b) contribution, please complete a 403(b) salary reduction agreement and return to Benefits at MS 3C3. If you wish to change your 457 contribution, please call ICMA-RC at 1-VRS-DC-PLAN1 (1-877-327-5261), or log into your account at

Posted September 1, 2016

Save the Dates: Winter Wellness Days Flu Shot Clinics

Flu shots are part of your wellness benefit through COVA Care, COVA HDHP, COVA HealthAware, and Kaiser Permanente. There are multiple ways to get a flu shot this season, including at on-site clinics. For details about the on-site clinics and other options, please visit Flu Shot Information 2016. If you have any questions, please call the Life/Work Connections team at 3.2604.




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