Professors at UZH may apply to the Professorships Department for family benefits for their children.
To enable us to review your entitlement to family benefits, please complete the SVA's employee application form (in German), sign it, and send it with the necessary enclosures to the Professorships Department (email@example.com).
Changes to your entitlement to the allowance (e.g. should your child begin an vocational training course) must also be reported to the Professorships Department (firstname.lastname@example.org), using the SVA's employee change reporting form (in German).
Family benefits are paid out by UZH with your monthly salary.
It is your responsibility to always report any changes in your personal circumstances or changes affecting the child in connection with family allowances immediately in writing to the Professorships Department (email@example.com).
This includes in particular events such as:
Unjustified receipt of benefits and violation of reporting obligations are punishable by law.
We would also like to refer you to the further information (incl. information sheet) on family allowances, which you can access via the links below.
We thank you in advance for your due consideration and timely cooperation in this matter.
In the Canton of Zurich, family allowances consist of age-dependent child allowances and education allowances.
As a rule, your child enters the Kindergarten or the Introductory Level when he or she reaches the age of four (the cut-off date is 31 July).
a) Child allowance
b) Education allowance: