HR News Listing

Voluntary Separation Incentive Program

On April 20, 2015 the Chancellor announced the implementation of a voluntary separation incentive program. Eligible employees will be notified via ... More

Workers Compensation Duties Change

Effective April 1, Workers Compensation services for injured employees will be managed by the Safety & Risk Management Office. The purpose ... More

Retirement Planning Sessions

Thinking about retirement? What do you need to consider? Attend a presentation and learn how your WRS benefit is calculated, what annuity options ... More

Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Transition from WageWorks to TASC is Complete

As of March 3, 2015 the transition from WageWorks to TASC for Flexible Spending Account (FSA) services is complete for all employees. Thank you for your ... More

Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Grace Period for Medical and Dependent Care Expense Claims

FSA participants may incur medical and/or dependent care expenses through March 15, 2015 and can be reimbursed from 2014 contributions. Services received ... More

America Saves Week begins today

America Saves Week today through Saturday, Feb. 28, is an annual opportunity for organizations ... More

November On-Site Biometric Screening - $150 Incentive Update

Employees and eligible family members who participated in the November 20, 2014 on-site biometric screening AND who completed the on-line health risk ... More

Anthem Database Breach and Potential Effect on Health Plan Members

Health insurer Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield has announced that members (current and former) dating back to 2004 are being offered identity repair ... More

Phishing scam related to Anthem Blue Cross identity theft

Con artists have seized on this week's massive hack of Anthem, the second largest health insurance company in the US, as an opportunity to ... More

UPS Operational Policy Feedback Survey

Below is the link to the UPS Operational Policy Feedback Survey. The policies requesting feedback are listed within the survey. ... More

2015 Classified Paid Leave Reminders

A few reminders on 2014 paid leave (usage and carryover policies). As of January 1, ... More

Help for Employees Using TurboTax with UW’s W-2

Many employees who use TurboTax to prepare their tax return get an error message indicating that the UW has over-deducted Social Security and Medicare ... More

2014 W-2 forms

Copies of 2014 W-2 forms will be mailed from Madison to employees' home addresses by Saturday, Jan. 31.

Employees also ... More

TIAA-CREF Individual Counseling sessions

TIAA-CREF, one of the companies with your UW ... More

Revised approval requirements for recruitment/hiring/titling

Approval requirements have been revised for recruitment / hiring/ titling processes on our campus.

Please refer to ... More

Multiple TASC Cards

Multiple TASC Cards

Some employees have reported receiving multiple TASC MasterCard Debit Cards. At this time we are unsure ... More

NEW Employee Reimbursement Account (ERA) third party administrator

Total Administrative Services Corporation (TASC) is our new 2015 third party administrator of Employee Reimbursement Account (ERA) and Commuter ... More

Last 2014 Biometric Screening/$150 Incentive

Appointments still available for the November 20, 2014 on-site Biometric Screening. Register Today!... More

2014 Classified Annual Leave Conversion

The Annual Leave Conversion notices are now posted on the HRS portal which is the web ... More

2014 Annual Benefit Enrollment Period

Human Resources is offering informational sessions during the Annual Benefit Enrollment (ABE) period; please see the following schedule and review ... More

Annual Benefit Enrollment (ABE) Period Begins on October 6

The Time Is Now. Evaluate, Enroll, Make Changes…

The Annual Benefit Enrollment (ABE) Period is Coming!

Don't ... More

Updated ES Form is now available!

The ... More

Change in Criminal Background Check Process for New Employees

Effective immediately, departments will no longer need to give potential new hires the Background Check Authorization Form to complete. ... More

ETF-Unsolicited Telephone Calls

Some members of the Wisconsin Retirement System have received unsolicited telephone calls from persons offering to come to the member’s home to discuss ... More

Learn more about WDC

The Wisconsin Deferred Compensation (WDC) Program allows you to make an automatic investment, deducted from your paycheck, for future supplemental ... More

2013 WRS Annual Statement of Benefits

If you were covered by the Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) in 2013, your WRS Annual Statement of Benefits is now available online in My ... More

My UW Portal Page Updates

Starting Tuesday, April 15, UW employees using HRS self-service, including online timesheets; manager time and absence approval; and eBenefits, will ... More

Unclassified Outside Activities Report

The Board of Regents requires all UW System unclassified staff (faculty, academic staff, and limited appointees) with half-time appointments or more ... More

ETF April Live Webinars

ETF is offering a series of live, interactive webinars – online presentations – designed to increase your understanding of Wisconsin Retirement System ... More

Summer Benefit Prepayments

Summer Benefit Prepayments

Unclassified Academic Year (9-month) Employees Paid Monthly

2014 summer ... More

Biometric Screening Opportunity


All employees (and their adult family members) enrolled ... More

T. Rowe Price Offer Live Webinars

T. Rowe Price, one of the investment companies in your UW TSA 403(b) Program, ... More

Classified Paid Leave Reminders 2014

A few reminders on 2014 paid leave (usage and carryover policies). As of January ... More

ETF Announces 2013 Effective Rates

ETF has announced the Effective Rate interest for 2013; the Core rate is 10.9% and the Variable rate is 31%. ... More

2014 WRS Benefit Presentations Set

Each spring and fall, ETF hosts free presentations for employees throughout the state of Wisconsin Retirement System (WRS) and other benefit programs. ... More

Inclement Weather Advisory

TO:UW-Stout staff

FROM:Deb Gehrke, Director of Human Resources

DATE:November 4, 2013

SUBJECT:Inclement Weather Advisory

With the ... More