MyUW Madison - Update Employee Personal Information
Employee personal information can be updated or verified using the Personal Information app. Employees can use the app to edit their preferred name, change campus business email, and access HRS to update other Personal Information such as address and phone.
If you receive an error that your "Data could not be retrieved", please contact your Human Resources representative. The Personal Information app requires HRS data and an employee status to function properly, and your employment status may need to be updated. For further assistance, please contact UW Shared Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or (608)262-0600.
Update Personal Information
Employees can update their Preferred Name by clicking Edit. You will be taken to the Preferred Name MyUW app to Change or Delete your Preferred Name to be displayed across campus systems.
Please see MyUW Madison - Update Preferred Name for Preferred Name instructions and policies. To edit the HRS Preferred Name (only used in Timesheets), please click Update My Personal Information near the bottom of the app.
To update which email address is used for campus business communications, click Change. Your campus wisc.edu email address can be changed using the Wisc Account Administration.
Click Update my Personal Information to access HRS Self Service.
Employees can use the HRS Self Service to update their home address, phone, home address release information, emergency contacts, marital status, and coordination of benefits.