Human Resources at Waterloo

Our mission

Delivering professional, employee-focused services with integrity.

Our vision 2020

Human Resources is recognized as a valued strategic partner to our clients by providing relevant, best in class, innovative services that support the goal of becoming a destination of choice for talented and engaged employees.

  1. Mar. 29, 2018New Policy 58 deals with Accessibility

    All organizations in Ontario employing at least one employee are required to comply with a series of requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA) standards and regulations. To achieve compliance with the requirements, the University of Waterloo developed Policy 58 to implement and maintain policies governing how the organization will achieve accessibility.

  2. Mar. 28, 2018New WatIAM platform offers new functionality

    As part of the Human Resources Business Plan, we have now initiated work to support IST with the replacement of WatIAM (the University’s Identity & Access Management system). While the service will continue to be offered under the WatIAM name, the current system supporting it will be replaced with a new platform.

  3. Feb. 22, 20182017 T4/T4A tax slips are now available

    2017 T4/T4A tax slips are now available on-line through myHRinfo. Paper copies will be mailed out to those individuals who did not give consent to view their forms on-line. More information on how to check your consent status, give consent, and access your year-end slips on-line can be found on the HR website under Support for employees>Payroll>Payroll self-service>Year-end slips (T4/T4A).

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  1. Apr. 19, 2018How to calculate public holiday payCalendar with holiday date circled

    On January 1, 2018, the section of Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 in regards to public holiday pay was revised. All staff responsible for processing staff payroll are invited to bring their lunch and join us for a training session to learn more about the tools and tips on calculating public holiday pay. 

    Register for the training session on April 19.

  2. May 9, 2018Lean seminar

    The University of Waterloo is hosting a Lean seminar that will consist of Lean project sharing and a workshop facilitated by Karyn Ross, co-author of The Toyota Way to Service Excellence: Lean Transformation in Service Organizations.

    Registration for the Lean Workshop is now closed. Please contact Raghda Sabry to be put on the waitlist.

    Registration for the Lean Projects Fair is still open. Please register to let us know you're coming.

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