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Postdoctoral Scholars Childcare Reimbursement Program

For UAW-represented Employees in the PX bargaining unit

University of California Postdoctoral Scholars represented by the United Auto Workers (UAW) are eligible for reimbursement of some childcare expenses through a program established in the PX collective bargaining agreement between UC and the UAW. The program described below is effective October 1, 2023.


Fact Sheet:  Postdoctoral Scholars Childcare Reimbursement Program

Postdoctoral Scholar Childcare Reimbursement Form for UAW-Represented (PX) Employees (UBEN-255)

UC Merced Childcare Reimbursement Information


Completed UBEN-255 forms must be submitted quarterly to Please include (a) receipt(s) for all requested expenses with the following: child(ren)’s name(s), period of coverage (start and end dates) and the date and amount paid for the dates being reimbursed.