Note: The Annual Benefits Enrollment period ended on October 27, 2017.
If you are a new employee and are looking for benefit information for the 2017 plan year, please continue to explore this website.
This website will be updated with 2018 plan year information in December. In the mean time, if you are looking for information for the 2018 plan year, you may visit the Annual Benefits Enrollment (ABE) website at: wisconsin.edu/abe.
Eligible employees are granted 36 hours (4.5 days) of personal holiday hours per year (pro-rated if part-time) at time of hire, and again at the start of the calendar year (January 1) for University Staff employees and at the start of the fiscal year (July 1) for Faculty, Academic Staff and Limited appointees.
Once personal holiday is granted, it may be used from the first day of employment and like other paid leave, must be approved by your supervisor.
Personal holiday hours must be used by the end of the year in which they are earned or they will be lost.
- University Staff employees must use personal holiday hours by the end of the calendar year (December 31)
- Faculty, Academic Staff and Limited appointees must use personal holiday hours by the end of the fiscal year (June 30).
last updated: 12/9/2016
Every effort has been made to ensure this information is current and correct. This page does not guarantee enrollment or the ability to make changes to your benefits.