On November 1, direct deposit of travel expense reimbursements will be the default payment method for UW employees already enrolled in Payroll direct deposit. This process improvement will reduce labor costs and save the University over $100,000 a year, reports UW Today. It is the final phase of a two-year collaborative effort between the UW Travel Office and UW-IT.
Want to carpool with others in the UW community? UW Zimride provides an online private network of potential ride partners that makes the process easy and is secured by UW NetID. View the Zimride new user video, then log in to find or share a ride that supports sustainability and reduces carbon.
If you need to meet with colleagues or groups at other institutions, consider booking the Videoconference Studios in Odegaard Undergraduate Library or Health Sciences. Your reservation fee includes on-site support and equipment operation by UW-IT.
Traveling this summer? Get answers to your practical questions about travel to 175 countries with Global Road Warrior. This UW-restricted travel guide includes information such as country facts, climate, culture, maps, points of interest, security, transportation, and more.
Videoconferencing studios at UW Seattle allow you to meet face-to-face with people across the state or around the world without leaving campus. It's easier and cheaper than traveling, and reservations are available for as little as one hour or an entire workday. Visit Learning & Scholarly Technologies online to learn more.