Executive Order 13950 Rescinded

Posted on January 27, 2021

UW Human Resources is pleased to announce that Executive Order 13950 Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping that limited DEI-related trainings was rescinded by President Biden on January 20, 2021. If […]

New supports for UW employee caregivers

Posted on January 8, 2021

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, UW Human Resources has worked with partners on-campus and in the community to increase resources for UW’s working and student caregivers. Additional caregiver supports are now […]

New teleworking guidance and other policy updates

Posted on January 8, 2021

While the majority of campus staff are currently teleworking due to the pandemic, UWHR is working with leadership to set the foundation for what the future of telework may look […]

Annual Attendance Incentive Program

Posted on January 8, 2021

Each January, the Annual Attendance Incentive Program allows UW employees whose sick time off balances exceed 480 hours as of January 1 to be compensated at 25% value for any accrued […]

New supports for UW employee caregivers

Posted on January 5, 2021

Learn more about caregiver supports now available to benefits-eligible UW employees and UW students.

Annual Reminder: Suspended Operations

Posted on December 22, 2020

This is the University’s annual reminder to help ensure that your unit is prepared for the possibility of severe weather or other events that could disrupt transportation locally, or require the University […]

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 […]

HR Campus Comp Staffing now till May 2021

Posted on August 25, 2020

Beginning September 8, 2020, new requests will be processed on first-come, first-served basis by the next available consultant.

Time off reminders

Posted on June 8, 2020

With two high profile events planned for this week, please review guidance on responding to staff participation requests and share with your department’s managers as appropriate. Wednesday, June 10: #ShutDownAcademia #ShutDownSTEM is […]

UWHR time off policies and business continuity guidance related to COVID-19

Posted on March 3, 2020

The following information was emailed to UW leaders and administrators on March 4, 2020. As a follow-up to the email President Cauce sent on Saturday, February 29 on UW’s preparations […]