Emergency Contact Change Checklist

The preferred procedure is to use the portal.

Log into the portal: my.uwm.edu

  1. In the upper left, click on the MyUW menu button.
  2. Then click on Browse apps.
MyUW menu button

In the list of apps, find the Personal Information app, and click on Launch.

Personal Information Module

In the Personal Information app, click on Update My Personal Information, to be redirected to HRS where you can change your Emergency Contacts.

Personal Information Screen

Or you may fill out the UW Service Center’s Emergency Contact form. Please submit the completed form to Central Human Resources, Engelmann Hall, Room 125.


Divisional or Departmental staff should first contact their Divisional PREP for assistance. Divisional PREPs should contact the Central Human Resources office based on their existing client group contacts. When in doubt, use hr-contact@uwm.edu.

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