HR, Payroll and Benefits News

Employee Assistance Program Offers Resources and Webinars

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provides UW employees and members of their household with confidential resources to address personal and/or work-related concerns. EAP services are offered at no cost to employees. FEI is the administrator of the EAP program for most institutions. Click here to verify if FEI is your EAP administrator.

2020 Monthly Webinar Series
The FEI monthly webinar series is open for registration for eligible employees. Registration is required. Note: Employees must attend a webinar on their own time or consult with their supervisor for approval to attend.

Click here for webinar information and registration. Follow the individual links on each webinar for registration.

June 2020 Webinar: Violence in the Workplace: Are You Prepared?

Time: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm CDT

Description: Workplace violence has been escalating across the U.S. According to OSHA, employers are responsible for creating a safe work environment. In this session, we'll discuss how to conduct a risk assessment, develop training programs to increase awareness, and how to identify and respond to violence at work.

July 2020 Webinar: Dealing with Student Loans

Time: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 11:00am to 12:00pm CDT

Description: With skyrocketing tuition rates and stagnant wages, it's no wonder so many graduates struggle to repay their student loans. We'll discuss why student loans have become such a burden and explore strategies that eliminate debt through consolidation, pay down and refinancing. Also, we'll explore making those loan payments fit into your monthly budget.

Source: UW System Human Resources