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Benefits

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Join a credit union

Learn how you can join Inspirus and WSECU.

Financial education seminars

Learn how to better control your money by attending a free seminar.

Housing for faculty and staff

Two apartment complexes near campus give priority access to UW employees, faculty, and their families.

Hometown Home Loan program

Home-buying discounts, advice, and seminars.

FSA: Tax savings for medical costs

Pay tax-free for medical costs for yourself, your spouse, or your children.

DCAP: Tax savings for child and elder care

Pay tax-free for preschool, day care, nanny fees, care for a person who is disabled, and other similar services.

Self-pay: Continue your insurance

Pay to continue your insurance while on unpaid leave.

COBRA: Continue your insurance

Pay to continue your health insurance when your employment ends or you lose benefits eligibility.

Change your address, name, gender, residency, or birth date

How to update your personal information for payroll and benefits.

Beneficiary changes

Review and change who is named as your beneficiary on your UW benefit plans.

Waive a pretax deduction from your paycheck

You can elect to waive pretax payments and pay using after-tax money.