Information on Campus Shared Services

Starting on Thursday, April 18, Campus Shared Services (CSS) began providing the Department of Integrative Biology administrative support for Purchasing (including Travel and Entertainment and other reimbursements), Business Contracts, Staff HR, non-Senate, non-teaching  Academic Personnel, Information Technology (for administrative staff only initially), and Research Administration needs.

For detailed information to guide your interactions with Campus Shared Services, please see this "Welcome to Team 4" information packet (PDF).  

As always, to determine the names and contact information of administration contacts assigned to a specific faculty member, go to the faculty directory and search for the faculty member. Their administrative contact information will be at the bottom of their directory detail page.

You can contact Campus Shared Services for administrative assistance with:
Business & Financial Services (

  • Business Contracts Coordination
  • Procurement Requisitions
  • Recharge
  • Travel and Entertainment 

Human Resources (

  • Advisory & Employee Relations Support
  • Benefits
  • Compensation
  • Employee Life Cycle
  • Leaves Administration
  • Recruitment
  • Pre-Employment Activities & Onboarding
  • Records Management
  • Payroll Actions Support
  • Visas & Immigration Support

Information Technology (
(Initially only Administative staff should contact CSS for IT support)

  • Application Support
  • End-User Device Support
  • Device Procurement
  • Device Provisioning

Research Administration (

  • Pre-Award Services
  • Post-Award Services
  • Fund Management
  • Research Compliance
  • Research Gifts Coordination

To contact Campus Shared Services:

  • Call CSS at 510.664.9000
  • Email CSS using the email addresses above
  • Online log on via the Blu Portal and click on "Campus Shared Services" located at the top of the page
  • Fax only available for HR Benefits 510. 664.9318 or Records Management 510.664.9300

Please visit the CSS website at for regular updates.
Campus Shared Services is here to provide reliable, high-quality administrative support for UC Berkeley, and we are excited to partner with you.
They look forward to serving you!