MyUW System Portal - Default Widgets on Homepage

In MyUW, the portal displays a variety of default widgets on your homepage.

What is a default widget?

MyUW takes a guess at what widgets will be useful to you based on your campus affiliation and employee roles.

You can re-arrange, remove, and add more widgets to your homepage. For assistance navigating the MyUW homepage, see MyUW System Portal - Navigating and Searching in MyUW.

What are the default widgets?

These are the default widgets in MyUW System for non-Madison users:

Anyone with an HR Person IDHR, Payroll and Benefits News
Time and Absence
Payroll Information
Benefit Information
Manager Time and Approval
Benefit and Payroll Resources
Personal Information
Mandatory Training
UW System Career Opportunities
Help with MyUW System
Well-Being Resources
Managers or employees with the electronic performance management role in HRS (select campuses)Performance Management
Applicants to for the UW-Extension Flexible Option programMyUWEX Notifications
My To Do List
My Requests for Help
My Contacts
UW-River Falls usersUWRF Employee Resources
Anyone with an active NetID from participating campusesZoom Video Conferencing

Missing a widget?

If a widget isn't automatically on your homepage, you may be able to find it by searching. For assistance with adding apps, see MyUW System Portal - Navigating and Searching in MyUW .

If you are unable to find a widget by searching, your account is likely missing a specific role or piece of identifying information that is necessary to access some widgets. 

For assistance with accessing missing widgets, please contact or your local campus IT Help Desk.

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Keywords:favorite favorites home widget apps page landing screen defaults layout app apps tile tiles   Doc ID:66230
Owner:Laura S.Group:MyUW System Portal
Created:2016-08-17 15:12 CDTUpdated:2021-10-15 15:00 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, MyUW System Portal
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