Alternate Home Department Access

The SSO can provide alternate home department code access to UC Davis Campus and Health System departments that require PPS access to a unit supported by the SSO.  

There are three options for obtaining access:

  1. Submit a request in the AggieService Community Portal by completing the Alternate Home Department Code Access Request.
  2. Send an email to
  3. Call the SSO Service Desk at 530-754-4772.

In order to expedite your request, please be ready to provide the following information:

  • Name and Employee ID of the Employee for whom you are requesting access.
  • Alternate home department code and reason for the request.
  • The employee's current department name.
  • The effective date.

Please note that the employee for whom you are requesting access must be a non-separated employee.

The SSO strives to provide access on the same business day, but no later than the end of the next business day.