Human Resources/Academic Personnel Support (HR/APS)

Berkeley Regional Services (BSR) provides high-quality Human Resources and Academic Personnel Support (HR/APS) to the Berkeley campus to include support for Hiring, Appointments, Separations, Classifications and Compensation, Performance Management, Payroll and Timekeeping and HR Advice and Consultation.

I need HR help

When you need help:

  • Click on the image above or go to the ‘I Need HR Help‘ option in the HR Service Catalog  to submit an online service request in ServiceNow, ask a question, or report a problem. Tip! ServiceNow works best in Google Chrome. 
  • Contact the BRS HR First Contact Team at 510) 664-9000, option 3.
  • For more strategic consultation from your regional HR Partner, use the “HR Advice and Consultation” option in the HR Service Catalog.
  • Use the ServiceNow Employee Self Service Page when you want to check the status on an existing request/ticket. You can take a look at all your HR requests (and IT requests too!)


Tools for managers and supervisors who hire new staff/students: