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Meliora: What it Means to Be ‘Ever Better’

Guided by the University of Rochester’s motto, the Office of Human Resources supports a culture of engagement and respect where all employees can maximize their potential.

Learn. Discover. Heal. Create… and make the world ever better

These words guide everything we do at the University of Rochester. Our diverse, welcoming, and supportive community is made up of thousands of students, staff and faculty members, clinicians, and other professionals who contribute to and benefit from our teaching, research, patient care, and community service. Our experienced human resources team—150+ strong—is proud to support, develop, and recognize employees across the organization as they dedicate their careers to the University’s mission.

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Take effect November 21

Minimum wage increases to $15 per hour

The University of Rochester will raise the minimum wage for all University staff to $15 per hour, effective November 21. “This move to a $15 minimum wage now is the right thing to do,” said University of Rochester President Sarah C. Mangelsdorf.

Read the full statement on the Newscenter

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