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May 23 and 25: Employee Assistance Program WSU Visit & Second Annual Leading in Cougar Country Event

WSU HRS is pleased to host Darrow Brown, Program Director with Washington State Employee Assistance Program on the Pullman campus on Monday, May 23. During this visit he will provide the following WSU system-wide group sessions in a hybrid format. We encourage all WSU faculty and staff to take advantage of these great opportunities. For those on the […]

SmartHealth updates

The new SmartHealth experience is here! To take advantage of the latest wellness activities and resources on a mobile device, first delete the existing Limeade app and download the Limeade ONE app for iOS or Android (Employer/Program code: SmartHealth). To access SmartHealth from a browser, enter your existing email/username and password, review and agree to […]

Pre-Retirement Seminar – April 2022

Are you considering retiring? Join a pre-retirement seminar to assist you in your planning. Topics include: Retiree Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Enrollment Processes; Medicare and Social Security; Voluntary Employee’s Benefit Association Medical Expense Plan (VEBA MEP); Annual Leave Payment; Voluntary Investment Programs; Retirement Income, and; Retirement Supplementation for WSURP participants. These seminars are open […]

April 12: HRS special sessions – AP compensation changes

These HRS special sessions will address changes to compensation for administrative professionals (APs) and the AP enhanced comp plan. Tuesday, April 12 3 – 4:30 p.m. Register online Interested in other training opportunities? Visit the WSU Training website.

Pre-retirement seminar: March 2022

Are you considering retiring? Join a pre-retirement seminar to assist you in your planning. Topics include: Retiree Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance Enrollment Processes; Medicare and Social Security; Voluntary Employee’s Benefit Association Medical Expense Plan (VEBA MEP); Annual Leave Payment; Voluntary Investment Programs; Retirement Income, and; Retirement Supplementation for WSURP participants. These seminars are open […]

Options abound for employees seeking to get fit

Whether faculty and staff are interested in improving their conditioning with a weekly spin class or finding relaxing yoga offerings, University Recreation has options available during fitness session 2.

New Employee Orientation

New to WSU? Orientation sessions are available to help you learn more about your position at Washington State University. All new employees are encouraged to attend within their first 30 days of employment. Orientation is divided into two sessions: New Employee Orientation occurs from 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. and provides information on medical, dental, life and disability insurance information, […]

2021 FSA grace period deadline approaching

For 2021 Flexible Spending Arrangement (FSA) participants, the grace period deadline to spend unused 2021 FSA funds is approaching. This grace period allows you to continue to incur eligible Medical FSA expenses and use your 2021 funds through March 15, 2022. All 2021 claims must be submitted to Navia Benefit Solutions by March 31, 2022; […]