Meal periods and rest periods

Posted on December 1, 2020

University departments are responsible for complying with state law regarding providing meal and rest periods.

Supporting our UW working families

Posted on September 3, 2020

Many in our UW community are experiencing a stressful back-to-school season. Child care closures and remote learning continue to pose significant challenges to employee and student caregivers, and those providing […]

Title IX Notice Regarding Sex and Gender Discrimination

Posted on August 14, 2020

Policy and resources about discrimination based on sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, pregnant or parenting status, and LGBTQ identity.

Position management policy for staff and student employment

Posted on July 24, 2020

An overview of key definitions, outlines rules associated with positions, and guides the management of positions and their lifespan.

Time off policies and guidance

Posted on March 6, 2020

Find guidance on time-off policies, exceptional circumstances, employees feeling sick, and contingency preparations from an email sent from Mindy Kornberg, vice president for UW Human Resources, to campus leaders and administrators on March 4, 2020.

Child care at UW Medical Center – Northwest

Posted on January 6, 2020

Eligibility and priority details about year-round care at UWMC Children’s Center at Northwest for infants, toddlers and preschoolers.

Work disruption planning

Posted on January 3, 2020

Options for time off use and work schedule adjustments to help employees and units accommodate an anticipated short-term disruption.

UW Medical Center – Northwest lactation station

Posted on December 26, 2019

E-Wing, Room 747 Open to employees and visitors 24 hours per day. Amenities ✔ Hand sanitizer ✔ Handwashing facilities ✔ Dish soap For additions or corrections, contact

U-PASS benefit

Posted on October 31, 2019

Certain eligible employees may receive a fully-subsidized U-PASS for commuting via public transportation.

UW Children’s Centers

Posted on September 9, 2019

University of Washington Children’s Centers (UWCC) offer year-round care for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers at four Seattle campus locations.