University of Wisconsin–Madison

Get the most out of MyUW with these popular apps

Did you know that MyUW contains dozens of apps and widgets that quickly provide faculty and staff with access to important information? You can search for your favorite apps or browse by most popular, A-Z or by categories and organize your home page in a manner which works best for you. Here are some of faculty and staff favorites:

Benefit Information

View your benefits summary detail which shows types of benefits, plan description and coverage or participation. You can also view your past Benefit Enrollment Confirmations and the list of your dependents.


Launch this apps to open the Diversity website. Read the latest diversity news on campus and see upcoming events.

Google Apps

Access your free UW–Madison G Suite account. Launch Drive, Docs, Hangouts and Google+ to easily collaborate with campus users.

Payroll Information

Launch this app to view your earnings statements, update your W-4 withholding form, update your direct deposit or get information on W-2s, 1042-S, 1095-C and find information on the Affordable Care Act (ACA).


Sign up to receive WiscAlerts-Text for emergency text message notification. Email and Desk Phone notifications are automatic.


View your current balance on your card, track purchases and add money to your card. You can even set up a Wiscard Account Minimum which is the minimum amount of money you choose to keep on your card. Once your minimum is reached, you will receive an email notification.