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The Office of Human Resources is pleased to be a major support function of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. This site is designed to be a convenient and thorough source of information for current and prospective UW-La Crosse employees. The information provided on these pages describes basic policies, procedures, benefits and services provided to all faculty and staff at UW-La Crosse. You are invited to learn more about the mission of the Office of Human Resources.

Human Resources news, events, and updates

Accessing W-2 tax statements

Information regarding W-2 forms for both current and former employees is available on our annual W-2 tax statements web page.

2019 FEI Behavioral Health Webinars

UWL provides FEI Behavioral Health (FEI) as our Employee Assistance Program (EAP) vendor.  FEI is providing monthly webinars for you as a UWL employee, your spouse or dependents, and anyone living in your household. Take a moment to see what topics are of interest to you and how you can strengthen your well-being. More information can be found on our EAP webpage.

Absence balances no longer listed on employee earnings statements

Looking for your absence balances? Absences balances are no longer available on employee earnings statements beginning with the first pay date of 2019. Instead, employees can access their balances via the the time and absence section of the portal.
In conjunction with the earnings statement update, changes have been made to the way absences are reported and new functionality has been added to historic absence balances. More information can be found on the UW Service Center webpage

Employee annual compliance training

As UWL employees, we all have an obligation to act in accordance with legal standards and ethical principles. In order to ensure that you are best prepared to fulfill these obligations for the benefit of yourself, your colleagues and students, UWL has partnered with LawRoom/EverFi to provide web-based training courses to all of our employees. For more information and to view a list of current compliance training, see the employee training webpage. To view and complete compliance training, log into your LawRoom training dashboard.

Internal Jobs Feature 

Internal job opportunities will now be posted on an internal job board on the UWL Career Opportunities website.  These opportunities will only be visible to UWL employees who login using their UWL NetID and password.  Internal job opportunities will continue to be advertised in Campus Connection directing employees on how to apply.  See instructions for accessing the internal job board

ETF Video Series: Accumulated Sick Leave Credit Program

Did you know you may be able to use your accumulated sick leave to pay for health insurance in retirement? Learn how this benefit works, how credits are calculated, eligibility rules and more in this series of videos from the Department of Employee Trust Funds. 

Going through a major life event? 

Don't forget to update your benefits! Employees have 30 days from date of the event to make changes to most benefits programs. Visit the benefits life events webpage for information.

Retirement and saving plans 

Looking for more information about UWL's retirement plans? Looking for low-cost ways to save extra money for retirement? Information and helpful resources are available on the benefits retirement and savings plans webpage.

Title and Total Compensation Study

For information about the UW System's title and total compensation study, please visit our webpage.

Emergency contact information  

Is your Emergency Contact Information up to date? This information is imperative as we have had the need arise to contact a designee only to find no one is listed. When medical or other emergencies come up, every minute counts. Please help us help you out should the need ever arise. You can update your information on your My UW System portal by clicking the "update my personal information" link or you may complete and return the emergency contact form to the Human Resources office.