Graduate Assistants are paid biweekly through UWM’s payroll system, managed by the Department of Human Resources. New assistants should be aware that the first payment of the fall semester will generally occur in mid-September.

Pay dates, payroll benefit deduction schedules, and forms for payroll direct deposit, W-4 tax withholding allowances, and other information is available at

Assistants can also email the Payroll office with questions at