For the purposes of promotion and tenure, how will the university assess the productivity of faculty and staff who must also care for children if their K-12 schools move forward with plans that involve remote learning in the fall?

June 30, 2020

UWM understands that faculty and staff may encounter issues with child care or elder care as a result of changes related to the pandemic. Employees who may face such situations should contact their supervisor and HR Business Partner/Prep.The HRBP/Prep can… Read More

What are my leave options if I’m sick?

May 5, 2020

UW System provided an extension for the use of COVID-19 leave, which affords paid leave for employees who can’t perform their assigned duties during the pandemic emergency. Previously, the policy allowed employees COVID leave only until May 1, 2020. Now,… Read More

What is COVID-19 leave and when can I take it?

May 5, 2020

UW System’s COVID-19 leave policy provides paid leave for employees who can’t perform their assigned duties during the pandemic emergency. Previously, the COVID-19 leave policy allowed employees COVID leave only until May 1, 2020. To comply with the federal Families… Read More

How do I contact the UWM Help Desk?

April 8, 2020

UWM’s Help Desk is using a Microsoft Teams phone system to answer incoming calls from the campus community. Callers will hear an introductory message and then choose an option to route their call to the Help Desk or the Classroom… Read More