The content within these pages has been developed by the Universities of Wisconsin Office of Human Resources for use by Human Resources and Benefits staff at Universities of Wisconsin Institutions.

Benefits Administrator Resources

Employee Resources
  • Employee Categories: Each employee category is unique with regard to type of work performed, job security, benefits package, and/or ability to organize unions.
  • Performance Management: Guidelines on performance management at Universities of Wisconsin.
  • Verification of Employment: Information on employment verification for Universities of Wisconsin employees.
  • Workplace Safety: Information on policies regarding workplace safety for Universities of Wisconsin employees.
HR Administrator Toolkits & Documentation
  • AAEEO Resources: Resources for Affirmative Action Professionals. This page requires you to login. If you have trouble logging in, contact¬†uwshr@wisconsin.edu.
  • Affordable Care Act: Resources for administrators about ACA.
  • Compensation Administration Tool: The Compensation Administration Tool (CAT) allows users to make compensation and funding changes en masse on an external spreadsheet and then load the updated data back into HRS and the budget system.
  • General Resources: A list of systems, helpful links, and legislative references to use in your daily job duties.
  • Summer Prepay Resources: Deductions and Summer Session Benefits Eligibility.
  • TravelWIse: The sole source for all UW System travel information. New employees should complete the UW TravelWIse Employee Checklist as a part of their onboarding process.
  • Well-Being Resources: Well-Being resources for HR Administrators, Benefits Administrators, and EAP Coordinators.
Personnel File and Reference Check Policy Resources
HR Policy, Operations, & Networking

Updated: 05/09/2024