The UW Service Center (UWSC) provides payroll and benefits support to 13 four-year universities and 13 two-year branch campuses (affiliated with seven of the four-year institutions) plus UW System Administration (UWSA).. The UWSC provides services to over 12,000 classified and 26,500 unclassified staff, 26,000 student employees, and 2,800 fellow/scholars and research assistants. The annual payroll for the supported organizations is more than $2 billion. The UWSC, along with the UW-Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT), provides and manages the PeopleSoft-based operating system for personnel, payroll and benefit data/processes for the 27 institutions.

The University of Wisconsin Service Center will:

  • Serve…the people of the University of Wisconsin System
  • Collaborate…by being supportive and constructive
  • Act with Integrity…always and in all matters

UW Service Center Organizational Chart

Contacting the UW Service Center

660 W. Washington Ave, Suite 201
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (888) 298-0141
Fax: (608) 890-2327

UW System Payroll and Benefits Statistics

UW Service Center Statistics graphic
Statistics displayed above are from 2014.