News archive - 2020

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Personal Income Tax Forms Related to Working from Home for Calendar Year 2020

From:      Finance

Date:       July 23, 2020

Subject:  Personal Income Tax Forms Related to Working from Home for Calendar Year 2020


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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

An update on Pay Equity at the University of Waterloo

The Pay Equity Act (the “Act”) requires the University to follow compensation practices that ensure employees in female job classes are paid at least as much as employees in male job classes of comparable value. The University issued its first plans for compliance on January 1, 1990 and has been committed to meeting pay equity requirements since the Act’s inception.

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Reminder about staff vacation carryover

REMINDER: Vacation credits greater than 10 days will automatically be carried over in Workday until August 31, 2020.  Please refer to the memo released about Staff vacation carryover on April 29, 2020

Monday, June 29, 2020

2019 Annual Pension Statements

Members of the University of Waterloo Pension Plan for Faculty and Staff look forward to receiving their annual pension statement each year in June. We understand the importance of member statements; receiving complete, accurate and timely information about pension benefits and available options is key to making well-informed decisions.

Due to the unprecedented challenges of COVID-9, the 2019 annual pension statements will be mailed to plan members’ home address in August 2020. We appreciate your understanding given these challenging times.

Friday, June 12, 2020

Enhancements to the Change Form process are here!

HR is excited to introduce enhancements to the Change Form: