Student Affairs Finance Office Useful Listserves

Navigating UC Berkeley's Business Environment: A Guide to Administrative Responsibilities 
This guide serves as a useful reference tool for all individuals who perform various administrative functions on campus. It also lays out the core concepts of accountability and delegation of authority, and provides basic information to help you resolve specific issues in an efficient and effective manner. The guide contains direct linkages to relevant web sites and other sources of assistance. You can reach this site at


BFS Users Listserve
The BSF Listserve is for staff working in the Berkeley Financial System. The messages are related to system questions, weekly update, training tips, and urgent announcements. To subscribe to this listserve, send an e-mail message to and in the body of the message, type: subscribe bfs_users.


Campus Administrative Memos
This listserv contains memos on administrative issues that have campus-wide impacts. To be added to this listserve as an Administrative Officer and receive memorandums that are sent out to deans and directors, contact Laura Van Nostrand ( with your request.


Campus Human Resource Supervisors and Managers
Important communiqués on issues surrounding human resource issues can be found on this listserv. To subscribe to this mailing list for updates and announcements, send an e-mail to In the body of the message, type "subscribe supervisor".


Human Resources Management System
The HRMS Information Listserv includes messages related to system development, updates, training tips, and urgent announcements for staff who work in HRMS. To subscribe, send an e-mail to In the body of the message, type "subscribe hrms_info".


Departmental Personnel Managers
To subscribe to this mailing list for receiving updates and announcement, send an e-mail to Rosemary Leb at with your request to be added.


Departmental Benefits Counselor
This listserve is aimed towards the departmental benefits administrator. Benefit informational updates can be obtained by subscribing to this listserve according to your last name. If your last name begins with A-L, contact Lexie Patten (, 643-7546. If your last name begins with M-Z, contact Emily Ladner ( 642-1122. Please include the following information in your e-mail: your name, your department, home department code, department mailing address, mail code, phone, e-mail address, name of the person whom you are replacing.


The Advantage Newsletter
This is a personnel management consulting, training and support newsletter. To subscribe to free quarterly publications and weekly "Special Report for HR Professionals" you must register at


UCB Police News
This listserv provides crime alerts for the Berkeley campus and immediate area. Members can expect to receive periodic informational messages about topics in crime prevention and night safety. To subscribe, send a message to with the following in the body of the message: subscribe ucb_police_news, your e-mail address. There should not be any other text or signature files in the body of the message.


UC Berkeley in the News
This listserv provides timely news items on a variety of issues at the Berkeley campus. If you wish to unsubscribe or re-subscribe at any time, you can do so at

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