Earnings Type & Description
|Earnings Type||When Is It Used?||Employment Type(s)/Limitations||How Calculated / FTE / How Initiated|
Student Award w/OASI
(Social Security taxes deducted)
One-time monetary award to a UW student based on specific criteria as developed and authorized by the department and described in the award qualifications (e.g., UW student chosen by faculty committee as Freshman of the Year).
Monetary award is subject to Social Security taxes:
(See AWU if credits taken are equal to or greater than these limits.)
No limitations within designated employment types.
Amount made as a single payment or added to gross wages
Department initiates award request with memo to Payroll Director.
UW computer payroll system automatically changes AWO to AWU when the credits are equal to or greater than the limit.