Welcome to the Human Resources' website. 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 website is designed to provide portals for site visitors based on the type of visitor: job seeker, new hire, employee, or supervisor.
News and Announcements:
To learn more about what is happening in Human Resources and around campus, review the articles below.
Effective Friday, September 30, 2022, the Florida minimum wage will increase to $11.00 per hour. Human Resources will process pay increases for all hourly OPS student and OPS staff employees whose hourly wages are below that amount effective Friday, September 30, 2022. Departments do not need to prepare Personnel Action Forms for these increases. A Report of Personnel Action documenting these increases will be forwarded to the affected departments after the change is processed. If you have questions, please contact Nicole Zamary at 850-474-2608 or Christine Dillard at 850-474-2508.
President Saunders has announced that the University will be closed for the Winter Holiday beginning Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022 through Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. This is an extension of the previously scheduled holiday break. The additional days of Winter Break will be designated as Declared Holidays. All non-exempt personnel should report this day as a “Holiday” on their timesheets. Exempt employees do not account for the closing on their leave reports and are paid their normal salaries. For more information regarding the Declared Holiday or how to report time, please contact Nicole Zamary at 850.474.2608 or Christine Dillard at 850.474.2508.
- Please be sure to review your office procedure for closing and securing offices.
- Instructions for leave reporting for each emergency closing will be posted to the Human Resources homepage.
- Remember to bring your leave reports and timesheets up-to-date prior to your departure.
- Please print out a copy of the Insurance Contact Information details.
- Be sure to print out a copy of the Workers' Compensation Report of Injury Form.
- You may want to bookmark the University Police and Environmental Health and Safety web pages.
- Remember that official information regarding the closing and reopening for University of West Florida employees is FM Radio 88.1 WUWF and the UWF Home Page.
Those who will be on the critical work team during the closing should confirm their contact information is up to date with their supervisor prior to departure and review the emergency Worker’s Compensation Injury reporting process for that period.
- Flexible Work Schedule Request Form
- Remote Work Request Form
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General Data Protection Regulation
The University of West Florida (UWF), is committed to safeguarding the privacy of personal data. UWF is subject to the European Union General Data Protection Act (GDPR) if data is provided from a location in the European Union. For more information on whether the GDPR applies to your personal data, please visit the EUGDPR website. For detailed information and to learn more, please visit the UWF General Data Protection Regulation webpage or the UWF EU GDPR Privacy Notice. For information as to how this pertains to Human Resources, please visit the UWF Human Resources GDPR Privacy Notice.
Combined Annual Security & Fire Safety Report
The University of West Florida is committed to assisting all members of the UWF community in providing for their own safety and security. The 2021 - 2022 Combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available on the University of West Florida Police Department website.
The website and booklet contain information regarding campus security and personal safety including topics such as: crime prevention, fire safety, university police law enforcement authority, crime reporting policies, disciplinary procedures and other matters of importance related to security and safety on campus. They also contain information about crime statistics for the three previous calendar years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the University of West Florida; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.
If you would like to receive a hard copy of the 2021–2022 Combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which contains this information, visit the UWF Police Department at Building 94 or request a copy be mailed to you by calling 850.474.2022. This information is required by law and is provided by the University of West Florida Police Department.