Earnings Type & Description
|Earnings Type||When Is It Used?||Employment Type(s)/Limitations||How Calculated / FTE / How Initiated|
Student Award w/o OASI
(No Social Security taxes deducted)
One-time monetary award to a UW student based on performance or other selection criteria as developed by the department and described in the specific award qualifications (e.g., UW student chosen by faculty committee as Freshman of the Year).
Monetary award is not subject to Social Security taxes:
(See AWO if credits taken fall below 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 AWU to AWO when credits are below the limits.