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UW System Human Resources provides leadership, policy development, guidance and functional expertise to sustain and engage a talented, diverse workforce in one of the nation’s premier higher education systems.

We are a trusted partner that values diversity, promotes equity, nurtures resilience and considers the impact of decisions on our greatest resource: people. We model integrity and high ethical standards as we engage in strategic partnerships that advance the greater mission of the University of Wisconsin System.

We hope you find the information on this website helpful. Thank you for choosing the University of Wisconsin System!


Daniel Chanen
Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer
University of Wisconsin System

Verification of Employment

Is your organization attempting to verify employment for a UW System employee? Are you a UW System employee trying to obtain employment verification? Visit the Verification of Employment web page for instructions on how to do this.

Go to Verification of Employment

Integrity Hotline

Reporting Misconduct, Illegal Activity, Fraud & Abuse

If you have a concern about misconduct, abuse, fraud, illegal activity, violations of UW System policy, or if you fear retaliation for speaking out, the UW System provides a simple and anonymous way to file a report. Go online to EthicsPoint or dial (855) 827-4950.

Go to EthicsPoint

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    October 22, 2021, is the deadline to make changes to your benefits for 2022. The Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE) period is your annual opportunity to enroll in or make changes to most of your benefi... [Read more >>]

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    Saturday, December 25, 2021 (Christmas Day) is a floating legal holiday which employees may use in accordance with UW System policy. University Staff employees must use this floating legal holiday by ... [Read more >>]

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    ALEX is an interactive, benefits decision support tool that can help you make the most of the benefits offered to you and your family. Whether you are a new employee or have worked for the UW System f... [Read more >>]

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    UW System is making changes to enhance the 403(b) Program, the University’s supplemental retirement savings plan. Updates to the program focus on cost-effectiveness, simplification, and ease of ... [Read more >>]