Contact Your Human Resources Office

Each UW Institution has dedicated staff ready to assist you with your Human Resources-related questions or issues.


UPS Implementation Toolkits

Tools for UW System HR staff intended to assist in developing and implementing University Personnel System (UPS) policies.

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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

The University of Wisconsin System is committed to a performance management system that fosters and acknowledges excellent employee performance.

Workplace Safety

UW System’s goal is to provide a safe and healthful higher education environment for faculty, staff, students, visitors, and persons utilizing UW programs and UW facilities.

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.

Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Find updates on the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the federal law that determines which employees are eligible for overtime pay and which are ineligible.