Office Operations

View the latest Covid-19 guidance provided by the University here. 


The University and Central HR will be closed for winter break from Thursday, Dec. 21, through Monday, Jan. 1, 2024. We will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024.

Central Human Resources Hours of Operation

Central Human Resources' on-campus hours on the Tampa Campus are Monday - Friday from 8:30-4:00.  Virtual appointments are highly encouraged as we will have limited staff available for walk-in meetings. Please contact the appropriate HR team for your topic. 

RightStart (pre-employment): Email

  • Please continue to request a remote new hire packet by sending the new hire’s offer letter and their email address to The packet can continue to be completed remotely with the assistance of an Authorized Representative and notary.

Employee Relations: Email/send meeting requests to


Classification & Compensation: Email

Data Operations & Records: 

Benefits: Email


Learning & Talent Development, Email

Talent Management: Email

Workers' Compensation, Email

ADA, Email

Equal Opportunity & ADA Compliance, Email

Payroll, please contact our Payroll Help Desk x7955 or email:

Central HR main phone line, call (813) 974-2970

Other Contacts

Click here to see the full list of shared mailboxes by topic, contacts for USF Health, St. Petersburg and the Sarasota-Manatee campuses.