Human Resource Bulletin

Deer Oaks

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Deer Oaks EAP now administers the CUNY Work/Life Program.

    They can assist you with many different types of challenges, including:
  • Childcare and Eldercare
  • Financial and legal issues
  • Substance abuse
  • Free interactive online simple will
  • Retiree assistance

Our EAP benefit also includes 8 confidential short-term counseling visits at no cost. Deer Oaks EAP toll-free number is 1-888-993-7650. Online tools are also available to you at, login & password CUNY.

CUNY eMall

The CUNY eMall is a virtual shopping plaza offering a variety of discounts and promotional programs. You must have a CUNY Portal account to access the CUNY eMall.

    To create a CUNY Portal account:
  1. Enter in your web browser
  2. On the left hand side of the home page, in the orange navigation bar, click "Log in.”
  3. Click "Register Now."
  4. Fill in the appropriate information and click "Submit.”
  5. Your account has been created. Log into the CUNY Portal.

Tuition Waivers

Full-Time employees are eligible to receive a tuition waiver for their own study at a CUNY school subject to certain limitations:

Classified Employees:

Employee Category Service Requirement Course Type & Credit Limit
CUNY Office & Administrative Assistants 6 months Undergraduate - no limit, Graduate - 6 credits
White Collar Employees 1 year Undergraduate - no limit, Graduate - 3 credits
Blue Collar Employees 1 year Undergraduate - no limit, Graduate - 3 credits


Classified Employees are eligible to waive tuition during Summer Session for Undergraduate courses only.

Executive Compensation Plan and Instructional Staff (Full-Time Teaching and Non-Teaching) Series:

Service Requirement Course Type & Credit Limit 1 year Undergraduate - no limit None Graduate - 6 credits


Tuition waivers are not available during the winter or summer sessions for members of the ECP and Instructional Staff

For more information, visit your Human Resources Office in suite 5/109


Office & Service Window Hours

Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Summer Schedule

Monday – Thursday
Call office for hours of operation
Closed on Fridays


Human Resources / Payroll Department
Room 5-109
CUNY School of Law
2 Court Square
Long Island City, NY 11101-4356

Main #: (718) 340-4223
Fax #: (718) 340-4434

HR Director & Labor Relations Liaison
Elizabeth Johnston - 718-340-4520

Human Resource Manager
Jeffrey Edwards - 718-340-4224

HR Benefits Specialist
Sondra Brereton - 718-340-4543

General Information
Diana Kunkel - 718-340-4225


In this issue

  1. Deer Oaks
  2. CUNY eMall
  3. Tuition Waiver
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On November 12, 2015 the following employees received recognition for their years of service and contributions to the Law School Community

Victor Demenescu
Cynthia Erdei
Seth Goldstein
Midiam Ramirez
Service * Teamwork * Action * Results
30 YEARS Dorothy Matthew
25 YEARS Patricia Kennedy
Katarina Williams 20 YEARS Stephanie Cordes
Andrea Garnett
Demetrios Iliou 15 YEARS Cassandra Pereira 10 YEARS Stephanie McGregor
Midiam Ramirez 5 YEARS Gayla Jacobson
Adelaide Rodriguez
Irma Suquisupa
Carmen Vason