Human Resources


Welcome to the Human Resources' web site. Whether you are a staff member, faculty member, applicant, student, or a member of the public, we welcome your visit and look forward to assisting you. Our web site has recently been revised to provide portals for site visitors based on the type of visitor: job seeker, new hire, employee, or supervisor.

Our goal is to provide quality human resource services in an efficient, friendly, and accurate manner. If you would like to provide feedback on our services, please send an email to me at, or call me at (850)474-2694.

We are also committed to continuously improving our web site. If you have questions, comments, concerns, or suggestions, we welcome your feedback.

Our department is organized as follows in order to provide better service to you, our customer:

  • Front Desk/Office Administration
  • Recruitment, Employment, and Classification
  • HR Payroll
  • HRIS
  • Benefits and Leave Management
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • ADA Compliance
  • HR Administration
  • Staff Development and Training
  • Employee Relations/Conflict Resolution
  • Equal Opportunity

To view the our job openings, go to


The University of West Florida will be closed for the holidays beginning Monday, December 22, 2014 through Thursday, January 1, 2015.   If you need immediate assistance please call the University Police at 850-474-2415.  Please see link below for insurance contact information and details on reporting injuries for those required to work during the Winter holidays.  The Human Resources Department will re-open 8:00AM Friday, January 2, 2015.

Emergency Benefit Contacts

Emergency Workers Comp Injury Reproting


  • Starting December 15, 2014 through January 15, 2015, there will be a moratorium on requests for new or changes on job descriptions/classifications and requisitions for job postings. This will not affect any current ‌job postings. We are committed to helping you complete your current requests and requisitions in PeopleAdmin 5.8 by December 15, 2014. If you need help or have questions, please contact April Sargent at ext. 2606 or Jamie Sprague at ext. 2156.

Combined Annual Security & Fire Safety Report

The 2014-2015 Combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is a federally mandated report that is to be made available to all faculty, staff and students no later than Oct 1 each calendar year.  The report is also to be made available to all potential faculty, staff and students year round as they become known to us.  This report is intended to provide the community with safety and security information and procedures, as well as, annual crime and fire statistics. An electronic version of the Combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available on our UWF Police web page

A printed copy of this report is also available upon request at the Police Station, located in Building 94.