Job Opportunities at UW System Administration

The University of Wisconsin System Administration offers an excellent work environment—you will be joining faculty and staff who enjoy coming in to work and love what they do. As an employee of UWSA, you will become a part of the world-renowned UW legacy, with the opportunity to take advantage of significant opportunities for educational, professional, personal, and cultural growth. No matter what your role, you will join the UW System employees who are working to improve the lives of the people they touch.

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About Working for UW System Administration

What is UW System Administration?

Thank you for your interest in a career at the University of Wisconsin System Administration. UW System Administration (UWSA) consists of 17 departments and approximately 220 employees who facilitate the efficiency and effectiveness of one of the nation's premier public university systems. These offices assist in carrying out the responsibilities of the UW System Office of the President, as set forth by the Board of Regents and the Wisconsin State Statutes.


Located in Madison, Wisconsin, at UW System Administration (UWSA) we believe there’s more to it than simply being employed. As one of the nation’s leading system institutions for education and research, UW has a rich history of serving both our internal community of students, faculty, and staff, as well as greater Madison and Wisconsin communities, and the world.

Madison, Wisconsin


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UW System Administration (UWSA) employees have access to an extensive benefits package including health insurance, life insurance, flex spending, retirement benefits, paid leave and much more. These benefits are offered to all University of Wisconsin employees. To learn about benefits available to all UW employees, refer to the UW System Benefits website.

To learn about additional benefits that are available to UW System Administration employees, refer to the UW System Administration Benefits webpage.

Our Total Compensation Estimator allows you to enter the salary you expect to receive and obtain information on what your estimated total compensation package will be.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Wisconsin System is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce and to maintaining a community which welcomes and values a climate supporting equal opportunity and difference among its members.

For more information on Diversity, Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity at UW System Administration, refer to the AA/EEO webpages.