1. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, May 14

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Here are the latest updates regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: Listening sessions for UW Shared Governance leaders on the UW System Blueprint Supreme Court Decision regarding “Safer at Home” Emergency Order Updated letter to Wisconsin’s […]

  2. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, May 8

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. Here are the latest updates regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: Blueprint for the UW System Beyond COVID-19 Interim policy on Criminal Background Checks Campus Snapshot Reminders on COVID-19 scams and employee assistance during […]

  3. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 27

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon.  I hope everyone had a good weekend.  Here are the latest updates regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo:   Topics: Interim policy on extension of carryover maximums for vacation, sick and compensatory time through June 30, […]

  4. UW System Update, April 24

    The UW System continues to assist our communities as they deal with the affects of COVID-19. From donating protective equipment to creating special funds for struggling students, our campuses are doing their part to help during these troubled times. We are #AllinThisTogether.

  5. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 23

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. I have a few updates to share regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: New furloughs FAQs Internal Audit for FYI 2021 Additional signature authority and approval waiver Campus snapshot Reminder about Q&A link to […]

  6. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 20

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. I have a couple of updates to share regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: Topics: Brief summary of UWSA furloughs Signature authority and approval waiver

  7. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 16

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. I would like to share with you some important information regarding today’s UW System Board of Regents meeting.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: Board of Regents approval of authority for UW System and UW-Madison to implement furloughs New furlough FAQ on website […]

  8. UW System Update, April 15

    During these unprecedented times, our UW System campuses are stepping up to provide personal protective equipment, tests and more for our medical community. We are #AllinThisTogether.

  9. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 13

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. We have some important new information and updates I’d like to share with you regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: Financial impacts from COVID-19 Changes to admission policies Waiver of emergency reserve/contingency fund Waiver […]

  10. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, April 3

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. The following are the most recent updates regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: ,  Topics: Board of Regents Meeting April 2 Campus snapshot Capital Equipment Inventory extension Latest IT security reminder Interim leave policy correction […]

  11. UW System Update, April 1

    President Ray Cross offers his reflections on the continuing COVID-19 situation and UW System’s response. Highlights include examples of how our campuses are stepping up to help; from donating personal protective equipment to providing free online tutoring to researching cures and vaccines.  The UW System offers up hope for the future.

  12. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 31

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon.  The following are the most recent updates regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ”  –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: Topics: Interim COVID-19 leave Student worker income continuation Vacation carryover

  13. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 30

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon. I hope everyone was able to have an enjoyable weekend with their family and loved ones. I have several updates to share regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. ”  –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: Topics: Administrative Transformation Program (ATP) Internal audits […]

  14. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 25

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “We have several updates to share regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.”  –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: , Topics: Student privacy concerns Campus snapshot/comparison spreadsheet Additional IT security tips Interim policy action Special EAP webinar on COVID-19 reminder EOC notes reminder

  15. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 24

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good morning. I’d like to share a brief note about Governor Evers’ Stay At Home Executive Order  (Emergency Order #12).”  –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: Read the Emergency Order: Topics: Governor Evers’ Stay At Home Emergency Order (EO#12) and the most critical components for UW System […]

  16. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 23

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Good afternoon, everyone. I would like to share the following updates and information regarding the UW System’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic.” –UW System President Ray Cross Read the memo: Topics: UW System Federal Priorities Use of UWSA Facilities COVID-19 Exposure Reporting Requirements Title and Total Compensation (TTC) Project […]

  17. UW System Federal Priorities

    “Yesterday I sent a letter to U.S. Senators Tammy Baldwin and Ron Johnson, outlining the need for regulatory relief and funding for telecommunications, UW System’s federal share of the Perkins Loan, federal work study, emergency grants for students, institutional aid, student behavioral health, general student and IT support, and Information Security support.”  –UW System President […]

  18. COVID-19 Exposure Reporting Requirements

    “The purpose of this correspondence is to set forth reporting requirements related to COVID-19 for all contracted parties performing work under contract with the Board of Regents for the University of Wisconsin System (“BOR”)  as part of the UW-Managed program (also known as the Gift & Grant program).” Alexandria Roe, Senior Associate Vice President for […]

  19. Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update, March 19

    UW System President Ray Cross Memo “Due to the unprecedented nature of this public health emergency and the strain it is putting on all of your institutions, we need to give you every tool we can, including advocating for and delivering regulatory relief and flexibility from state or federal law, Board of Regents policies, and […]

  20. UW System Update, March 18

    President Ray Cross shares his thoughts on how we can stay connected and get through this crisis together. He offers a look forward into the future and how a stable and strong UW System, serving the people of Wisconsin, can create a better system, community, and state for us all.