Welcome to the Payroll Office

The mission of the Payroll Office is to manage the University’s payroll systems, to ensure that employees are paid on time, administer tax issues and payments. To achieve our mission, Payroll will work to create value for our customers, provide constancy of purpose, assure quality and enhance innovation.

Location and Hours of Operation

The University of Washington Payroll Office is located at:
4333 Brooklyn Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98195
UW Tower
Floor O-1

Mailing Address:
Box 359555
Seattle, WA 98195

(206) 543-9202 - Main Line
(206) 543-8137 - Fax Line

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
8am to 5pm
Closed Weekends and Holidays


General information about payroll for employees is located in the Employee Information section.

Learn about Employee Self-Service and all it has to offer.

Foreign Nationals can access information about working at the UW.

Need a Verification of Employment?  Find out what information we provide.

Payroll Coordinators

Information for Payroll Coordinators is located in the Payroll Coordinator's Guide.

Links and information about the Payroll Online Systems are available for the Payroll Coordinators.

You can contact other Payroll Coordinators using the Departmental Payroll Coordinator List.

Help for dealing with your Foreign National employees is available.

Access to the most current Forms used by the UW Payroll Office.