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The Professional Administrative Staff Council (PASC) was established in 1986 to advise the University on matters relevant to its constituents and to participate in University governance. It is the mission of the Council to advocate for and to provide a systematic means for professional staff to communicate with the various elements of the University community, as well as with other professional administrative staff.

News and Upcoming Events

PASC Elections

An election is held each spring to replace approximately half of the council members whose two-year terms will expire at the upcoming end of the fiscal year. A call for nominations at the beginning of spring semester precedes the election. Any professional administrative employee may nominate another professional administrative employee. Self-nominations are accepted. Click here for Nomination Form.

Nominations open through 3/6/15
Election ballots open through 3/20/15
New Board announced at the Employee Recognition Event 3/24/15

PASC Scholarships

Four spring scholarships have been awarded. Applications for Professional Development scholarships are still being taken. Please send your completed application and direct questions to Linda Schmid, Counseling Center, Box 17 or email linda.schmid@unco.edu. Click here for more information regarding the Professional Development Scholarship. Click here for more information regarding the Book Scholarship.

National Student Exchange

If you have a daughter or son at UNC on a tuition waiver, they are eligible to attend one of the colleges or universities in the National Student Exchange program!  For more information CLICK HERE

3rd Annual Dessert Competition

PASC would like to thank all of you for competing in the Dessert Bakeoff, there were so many delicious desserts and we know that all of the participants really enjoyed trying all of your wonderful desserts. A special THANK YOU to Kody Maynard for making the beautiful, carved wooden spoons that were awarded to the winners! Congratulations to those who won the competition!

Here are the winners for each category:

  • Best Cake/Pie - Rachel Buratti (UNC Student), Chocolate Peanut Butter Mini Cheesecakes
  • Best Cookie - Michelle Nieweg (Art Education), Salted Caramel Pretzel Cookies
  • Best Dessert Bar - Jael Esquibel (Career Services), Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake Bars
  • Best Other - Kim Gray (Parking Services), Panna Cotta with Fresh Blueberries.

Save the Date!

The 44th Annual Employee Recognition Banquet which will be held on Tuesday March 24th from 5:30-8:30. All UNC Employees may attend the event for free. Additionally, each honoree may bring one guest with them for free. This is our chance to recognize and celebrate all staff who are reaching milestone awards.The last day to register for the banquet is March 16th.

Click here to register for the Banquet.
Click here to see the list of Awardees.

2015 CSC & PASC Adopt-A-Spot

Click on the title above to learn more
Location: Kepner Hall Flower Plot
Registration link: Upcoming

PASC Council members 2014
PASC Council Members 2014