MyUW - Release Notes - 2015-09-22

The Tuesday, September 22, 2015 MyUW release posted Annual Benefits Enrollment content and added a simpler unified way to access Preferred Name self-service.

New MyUW: Benefit Information widget

Benefit Information became a default widget on many users' MyUW home in a recent release.

In this release this widget highlights that Annual Benefits Enrollment is coming.

Screenshot showing the new Benefit Information widget and its link to the annual benefits enrollment page

My UW-System and Old My UW-Madison: Annual Benefit Enrollment content on Work Record tab

In this release the Work Record tab started displaying the Annual Benefits Enrollment content.

Screenshot showing the old Annual Benefit Enrollment Period app

UW-Madison : Alternative unified path to Preferred Name

The existing Personal Information and Student Personal Information apps remain, with their self-service Preferred Name features, un-changed.

This release adds an additional, purpose-specific instance of the Preferred Name self-service tool, which will work for all users for whom either or both of Personal Information and Student Personal Information were intended to work. This simplifies the support path for delivering this self-service application. Either the new unified Preferred Name self-service tool will work for you, or self-service preferred name management is not available to you in MyUW.

Screenshot showing an app named Preferred Name that has only the preferred name self-service feature

Keywords:release annual benefits enrollment preferred name   Doc ID:56632
Owner:Andrew P.Group:My UW-Madison Portal
Created:2015-09-22 12:09 CDTUpdated:2015-09-22 12:16 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, My UW System Portal, My UW-Madison Portal
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