Information for UW Employees
With 25,000+ UW employees at three campuses and many remote locations,
working at the UW offers a variety of job experiences.
Do you know your employment program? Knowing your employment
program is important as you use the Human Resources website to learn about
benefits, compensation, and policies and procedures. Listed below are
the UW employment programs. Contact your unit’s administrator if you
are uncertain of your position’s employment program.
Contract Classified Staff
UW employees in positions that are governed by a labor
contract that specifies the terms and conditions of employment.
Classified Non-Union Staff
UW employees in positions covered by Washington State Department of
UW employees in non-academic positions exempted from civil service rules
and instead covered by the UW’s Professional
Other Employment Programs
UW employs staff in a variety of temporary appointments that are limited in the number of hours or
months that may be worked in a specified 12-month period.
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