Human Resources

This is a notice that a Labor Condition Application (LCA) has been filed with the Department of Labor by Western Washington University.  Due to the current restrictions, this document is being posted electronically.  Please find details about the LCA here.

If you are considering retiring in the near future and are interested in learning about Retiree Health Insurance offered through the Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) Program, you can register to attend a free webinar. 

Monthly webinars, hosted by Outreach and Training staff from…

SmartHealth is sending four eligible PEBB and/or SEBB members to see the Seattle Storm or Seattle Seahawks!

SmartHealth will hold two random drawings for eligible PEBB and SEBB subscribers who complete their well-being assessment by the deadline, which is June 17th. Subscribers who have…

The PEBB Program loves hearing how your benefits have made a difference in your life or helped you to achieve a goal. 

Share your story

We invite you to share your story and tell us how any of your benefits are making a difference in your life or your family member’s life. If…

Western is starting the process of selecting its next Chief of Police/Director of Public Safety. Vice President of Business & Financial Affairs Joyce Lopes has formed a search committee and engaged an outside consultant to identify, recruit, and interview candidates over the next few months…

The Social Security Administration is providing a free workshop to Western employees on Wednesday, May 18, from 10-11 a.m.

This workshop, Social Security 101: Everything You Wanted to Know, will be on Zoom. The material presented will be most relevant to employees who are…

Western Washington University is on the hunt for several new administrators who will be key in overseeing and managing important university departments. 

Currently, search committees are narrowing down their final selections for the role of provost, dean of the College of the Environment…

Is retirement around the corner? The Department of Retirement Systems' Education & Outreach team offers Nearing Retirement Seminar webinars. The next one is this Friday, March 11.

Although the Nearing Retirement Seminars are open to all employees, they are designed for those who plan…

A Department of Retirement Systems’ Education & Outreach Representative will provide a live webinar covering the Washington State Deferred Compensation Program (DCP):

DCP Essentials – Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2022 at 3pm  

DCP is a voluntary, supplemental retirement savings…

As mentioned in our last HR email, the HR update emails will now be provided every other week. The primary topics will include general HR-related topics in addition to COVID-related topics. If the information prompts additional questions or you would like other topics addressed, please contact…

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