COVID-19 Updates:

**New Bearcats Landing Site is Live!**

Check out the new Staff Success Center site on the new Bearcats Landing intranet!
Click the hyperlink or visit and search “Staff Success Center”.
This page will no longer be available as of July 30.

Staff Success Center

The UC Staff Success Center provides elligible UC employees with numerous options to develop their skills, knowledge, and abilities to both support the overall mission of the University and lead us into the future. We offer comprehensive professional development workshops, software training for UC applications, and much more.

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader." -John Quincy Adams

Development Registration

Professional Development and Software Training Registration

From professional development opportunities, to UCFlex, Catalyst, and Concur training, we have you covered.

Academy Programs

Academy Programs

Select a button below to learn about our in-house certificate programs for HR and management professionals.


The new performance management system, Goal Performance Success (GPS) information sessions will be scheduled starting late April. You can find the sessions listed in the “events” section of our Bearcats Landing Page.

For inquiries related to GPS, please contact the GPS team at

The Learning & Leadership Development Center provides in tact team delivery of workshops, team building activites, retreat facilitation, needs analysis of training solutions, and much more.

Provided via LawRoom/EverFi, these training programs are provided to UC employees to mitigate risk and educate on important topics such as anti-harassment, discrimination, Title IX, FERPA, HIPAA, FACTA, ADA, and more.

News & Updates

  • Manager Academy: Celebrate with us as we launch the brand new Manager Academy! Designed to level set on core management and supervisory concepts, we do a deep dive in topics that will provide a firm foundation for growth and development...with a UC twist! 
  • Open Enrollment Opportunities: You can register for all open enrollment workshops via SuccessFactors Learning. The portal contains helpful job aids for both end user and supervisor functions in the SuccessFactors Learning environment. 

Our Team

  • Shelly Sherman, Executive Director
  • Jordan Menefield, Assistant Director
  • Tina Mahle, Staff Development Team Lead
  • John Cornforth, Training Consultant
  • John Abruzzo, Senior Staff Technical Development Specialist
  • Mykhaylo Zakryzhevskyy, Staff Development Specialist
  • Joshua Donath, Staff Development Specialist
  • Alex Smith, Staff Development Specialist
  • D'Andre Gaymon, Staff Development Coordinator


Thank you so much for the engaging session. I really enjoyed the experience and feel better equipped with these new tools. ~ Assistant Director, Main Street Operations

Thank you for the tools and the insight. These tools will aid me in communicating with faculty, staff, and most importantly students. ~Executive Staff Assistant, CON Academic Affairs.


If you have any questions, concerns, or comments, feel free to reach out to and one of our development professionals will reach back out to you within 24 hours.