Human Resources

Human Resources



The mission of the Human Resources Office is to support the University of Wisconsin-River Falls as a comprehensive university. Our goal is to assist staff as we support the mission of the university to help prepare students to be productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders with an informed global perspective. We will effectively and creatively administer all functions of human resources. We are committed to providing effective and ethical service to current and prospective employees by attracting, developing and retaining a respectful and diverse work force.

Our office staff are available Monday–Friday 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m. by office telephone and email. For general, non-urgent matters, email or call 715-425-3518. To reach us directly, see Staff contact information.

News and Announcements


Employee Assistance Program (EAP) information available with Kepro.

Unemployment Benefits Resources-
You may reference the digital poster for when and how to apply for unemployment benefits. You may file an unemployment claim in the first week that your employment stops or your work hours are reduced. To apply online or for more information and FAQs visit DWD Unemployment Insurance. For help using online unemployment services or if you are unable to go online call 414-435-7069 or toll-free 844-910-3661 during business hours.

The business address for UW-River Falls that should be used when applying for unemployment compensation is 410 S. 3rd St., River Falls, WI 54022. If you have questions for the Human Resources office regarding unemployment, contact Molly Matzek, HR coordinator, at or 715-425-3247. 

UW System Interim Policy Resources

Interim statutory, regulatory, and policy actions have been taken to assist UW institutions in responding to the pandemic. A listing of interim statutory, regulatory, and policy actions can be found on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Interim Policy Resources webpage. 


Review/Update Your Address Information

Please review your current home and/or mailing address in the MyUW Portal and update as necessary.

To review your current address information, log in to the MyUW Portal. Your current home address will be displayed in the Personal Information module. Instructions on how to update your address information can be found at

While in the Personal Information module in the portal, you are also encouraged to use the available links to self-identify your veteran, disability status or ethnicity. Self-identifying is optional. This information is used only for federal  reporting purposes and will not be shared in any other way.

If you have any compliments, suggestions, information, or concerns about the Human Resources Office, please let us know using this process.

Contact Us

Office of Human Resources
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
216/218 North Hall