HR News Listing

Workers Compensation Duties Change
03/30/2015

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


Retirement Planning Sessions
03/23/2015

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
03/05/2015

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

Upcoming Biometric Screening
03/02/2015

BIOMETRIC SCREENING

Participate in a biometric screening and complete ... More


Flexible Spending Account (FSA) Grace Period for Medical and Dependent Care Expense Claims
02/24/2015

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
02/23/2015

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


November On-Site Biometric Screening - $150 Incentive Update
02/18/2015

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
02/18/2015

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
02/16/2015

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
02/10/2015

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
02/02/2015

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
01/29/2015

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
01/29/2015

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
01/13/2015

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


Revised approval requirements for recruitment/hiring/titling
01/06/2015

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

Please refer to ... More


Multiple TASC Cards
01/05/2015

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
01/05/2015

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
11/04/2014

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


2014 Classified Annual Leave Conversion
11/04/2014

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


2014 Annual Benefit Enrollment Period
10/02/2014

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
09/24/2014

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!
06/23/2014

The ... More


Change in Criminal Background Check Process for New Employees
06/23/2014

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


ETF-Unsolicited Telephone Calls
05/06/2014

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
04/29/2014

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
04/22/2014

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
04/14/2014

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
04/04/2014

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
03/31/2014

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


Summer Benefit Prepayments
03/26/2014

Summer Benefit Prepayments

Unclassified Academic Year (9-month) Employees Paid Monthly

2014 summer ... More


Biometric Screening Opportunity
03/17/2014

BIOMETRIC SCREENING

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


T. Rowe Price Offer Live Webinars
03/17/2014

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


Classified Paid Leave Reminders 2014
02/21/2014

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


ETF Announces 2013 Effective Rates
02/14/2014

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
01/31/2014

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
11/05/2013

TO:UW-Stout staff

FROM:Deb Gehrke, Director of Human Resources

DATE:November 4, 2013

SUBJECT:Inclement Weather Advisory

With the ... More